This Antibody was verified by Cell treatment to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated. View Details
This antibody is predicted to react with Monkey, Rat, Sheep and Bovine.
Recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies are produced using in vitro expression systems. The expression systems are developed by cloning in the specific antibody DNA sequences from immunoreactive rabbits. Then, individual clones are screened to select the best candidates for production. The advantages of using recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies include: better specificity and sensitivity, lot-to-lot consistency, animal origin-free formulations, and broader immunoreactivity to diverse targets due to larger rabbit immune repertoire.
Janus Activating Kinase 2 (JAK2) is a non-rececptor tyrosine kinase involved in various processes such as cell growth, development, differentiation, and histone modifications. In response to a varitety of cytokine or related factors (e.g., interferon, interleukins), JAKs are activated via phosphorylation at 2 adjacent tyrosine residues. The activation of JAKs can lead to the phosphorylation of STAT (signal transducers and activatiors of transcription) proteins, which dimerize and translocate to the nucleus. Once translocated to the nucleus, the STAT proteins can modify transcription of numerous genes, including interferon-stimulated genes. JAK2 is required for the IFN gamma-receptor complex initiation and JAK1 functions as an amplifier. Some studies have suggested that the role of JAK2 might be performed by Tyk2 and JAK3, if they were positioned correctly within the IFN gamma-receptor complex. Mutations affecting this gene can cause Budd-Chiari syndrome, Polycythemia vera, Thrombocythemia 3, myelofibrosis, or Acute myelogenous leukemia.
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Protein Aliases: EC 184.108.40.206; JAK 2; JAK-2; Janus kinase 2; Janus kinase 2 (a protein tyrosine kinase); JTK 10; kinase Jak2; Tyrosine-protein kinase JAK2
Gene Aliases: JAK2; JTK10; THCYT3
UniProt ID: (Human) O60674
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 3717