|Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin) (IHC (P))||1:50-1:100|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||A synthetic phosphopeptide derived from human IkB-alpha around the phosphorylation site of Tyr42 (E-E-YP-E-Q)|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Storage buffer||Dulbecco's PBS, pH 7.4, with 150mM NaCl, 50% glycerol|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
Activation of NFkB requires that IkB be phosphorylated on specific serine residues, which results in targeted degradation of IkB. IkB kinase alpha (IKK alpha), previously designated CHUK, interacts with IkB-alpha and specifically phosphorylates IkB-alpha on the sites that trigger its degradation Serines 32 and 36. IKK alpha appears to be critical for NFkB activation in response to proinflammatory cytokines. Phosphorylation of IkB by IKK alpha is stimulated by the NFkB inducing kinase (NIK), which itself is a central regulator for NFkB activation in response to TNF and IL-1. The functional IKK complex contains three subunits, IKK alpha, IKK beta and IKK gamma , and each appear to make essential contributions to IkB phosphorylation.
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Protein Aliases: I(Kappa)B(alpha); I-kappa-B-alpha; I-kappaBalpha; IkappaBalpha; IkB-alpha; IKBA; Inhibitor of nuclear factor of kappa light chain gene enhancer in B-cells alpha; Inhibitor of nuclear factor of kappa light chain gene enhancer in B-cells, alpha; MAD3; Major histocompatibility complex enhancer-binding protein MAD3; NF-kappa-B inhibitor alpha; NF-kappaB inhibitor alpha; NFKBI; NFKBIA; nuclear factor of kappa light chain gene enhancer in B-cells; nuclear factor of kappa light chain gene enhancer in B-cells inhibitor, alpha; nuclear factor of kappa light polyp gene enhancer in B-cell 1; nuclear factor of kappa light polypeptide gene enhancer in B-cells inhibitor, alpha; RL/IF-1
Gene Aliases: AI462015; IKBA; MAD-3; MAD3; NFKBI; NFKBIA; RL/IF-1
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