Phospho-RCAN1 (Ser108) Polyclonal Antibody detects endogenous levels of RCAN1 only when phosphorylated at Ser108.
The RCAN1 protein interacts with calcineurin A and inhibits calcineurin-dependent signaling pathways, possibly affecting central nervous system development. This gene is located in the minimal candidate region for the Down syndrome phenotype, and is overexpressed in the brain of Down syndrome fetuses. This antibody is specific for Isoform RCAN1-1L, which is overexpressed in Alzheimer's Disease (Harris, C.D. et al) and is downregulated in Huntington's Disease (Ermak, G. et al).
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Protein Aliases: ADAPT78; calcineurin inhibitor; Calcipressin-1; calcium and oxidant-inducible mRNA; CSP1; Down syndrome candidate region 1; Down syndrome critical region gene 1; Down syndrome critical region homolog 1; Down syndrome critical region protein 1; Down syndrome critical region protein 1 homolog; DSC1; DSCR1; MCIP1; modulatory calcineurin-interacting protein 1; Myocyte-enriched calcineurin-interacting protein 1; near DSCR proline-rich protein; Regulator of calcineurin 1
Gene Aliases: ADAPT78; CALP1L; CSP1; DSC1; DSCR1; MCIP1; RCAN1; RCN1
Molecular Function: signaling molecule