|Western Blot (WB)||1:500-1:1000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Mouse|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||A synthetic phosphopeptide derived from human LKB1 around the phosphorylation site of throsine 189 (G-G-TP-L-K)|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Storage buffer||Dulbecco's PBS, pH 7.4, with 50% glycerol, 150mM NaCl|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
LKB1, a member of the serine/threonine kinase family, is a tumor suppressor. Physically associates with p53, it regulates specific p53 dependent apoptosis pathways. LKB1 protein is present in both the cytoplasm and nucleus of living cells and translocates to mitochondria during apoptosis. Restoring LKB1 activity into cancer cell lines defective for its expression results in a G1 cell cycle arrest.Mutations in LKB1 gene are associated with Peutz Jeghers syndrome, an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by the growth of polyps in the gastrointestinal tract, pigmented macules on the skin and mouth, and other neoplasms. LKB1 functions as a master upstream protein kinase, regulating AMPK related kinases as well as AMPK.
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Protein Aliases: hLKB1; Liver kinase B1; Liver kinase B1 homolog; LKB1; PJS; polarization-related protein LKB1; Renal carcinoma antigen NY-REN-19; serine/threonine-protein kinase 11; serine/threonine-protein kinase LKB1; Serine/threonine-protein kinase STK11; STK11
Gene Aliases: AA408040; hLKB1; LKB1; Par-4; PJS; R75140; STK11
Molecular Function: non-receptor serine/threonine protein kinase
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