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Mouse anti CDK4 antibody clone DCS31.2 recognizes cyclin dependent kinase 4 (Cdk4), a ~34 kDa protein involved in the regulation of cell cycle progression between G1 and S.Mouse anti CDK4 antibody clone DCS31.2 does not cross react with other cdk's and does not co-precipitate the D type cyclins bound to cdk4.
CDK4 is a member of the Ser/Thr protein kinase family. This protein is highly similar to the gene products of S. cerevisiae cdc28 and S. pombe cdc2. It is a catalytic subunit of the protein kinase complex that is important for cell cycle G1 phase progression. The activity of this kinase is restricted to the G1-S phase, which is controlled by the regulatory subunits D-type cyclins and CDK inhibitor p16(INK4a). This kinase was shown to be responsible for the phosphorylation of retinoblastoma gene product (Rb). Mutations in this gene as well as in its related proteins including D-type cyclins, p16(INK4a) and Rb were all found to be associated with tumorigenesis of a variety of cancers. Multiple polyadenylation sites of the gene have been reported.
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Cell division protein kinase 4; CRK3; cyclin dependent kinase 4; Cyclin-dependent kinase 4; MGC14458; p34
Gene Aliases: CDK4; CMM3; Crk3; PSK-J3