Product Pathways - MAPK Signaling
PhosphoPlus® SAPK/JNK1 (Thr183/Tyr185) Antibody Duet #8206
|8206S||1 Kit (20 western blots)||---||In Stock||---|
|Duet Includes||Quantity||Applications||Reactivity||Mol. Wt.||Isotype|
|SAPK/JNK (56G8) Rabbit mAb #9258||200 µl||W||Human, Mouse, Rat, Hamster, Monkey, Mink||46, 54 kDa||Rabbit|
|Phospho-SAPK/JNK (Thr183/Tyr185) (81E11) Rabbit mAb #4668||100 µl||W, IP, IHC-P||Human, Mouse, Rat, D. melanogaster, S. cerevisiae||46, 54 kDa||Rabbit IgG|
Applications Key: W=Western Blotting, IP=Immunoprecipitation, IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin)
PhosphoPlus® Duets from Cell Signaling Technology (CST) provide a means to assess protein activation status. Each Duet contains an activation-state and total protein antibody to your target of interest. These antibodies have been selected from CST's product offering based upon superior performance in specified applications.
The stress-activated protein kinase/Jun-amino-terminal kinase SAPK/JNK is potently and preferentially activated by a variety of environmental stresses including UV and gamma radiation, ceramides, inflammatory cytokines, and in some instances, growth factors and GPCR agonists (1-6). As with the other MAPKs, the core signaling unit is composed of a MAPKKK, typically MEKK1-MEKK4, or by one of the mixed lineage kinases (MLKs), which phosphorylate and activate MKK4/7. Upon activation, MKKs phosphorylate and activate the SAPK/JNK kinase (2). Stress signals are delivered to this cascade by small GTPases of the Rho family (Rac, Rho, cdc42) (3). Both Rac1 and cdc42 mediate the stimulation of MEKKs and MLKs (3). Alternatively, MKK4/7 can be activated in a GTPase-independent mechanism via stimulation of a germinal center kinase (GCK) family member (4). There are three SAPK/JNK genes each of which undergoes alternative splicing, resulting in numerous isoforms (3). SAPK/JNK, when active as a dimer, can translocate to the nucleus and regulate transcription through its effects on c-Jun, ATF-2, and other transcription factors (3,5).
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This product is intended for research purposes only. The product is not intended to be used for therapeutic or diagnostic purposes in humans or animals.
PhosphoPlus® is a trademark of Cell Signaling Technology, Inc.
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Select rabbit monoclonal antibodies are developed, validated, and produced at CST using in part technology under license (granting certain rights including those under U.S. Patents No. 5,675,063 and in some instances 7,429,487) from Epitomics, Inc.