Positive Control: 293T, HeLa, HepG2, Neuro2A, GL261, NIH-3T3, BCL-1, Raw264.7, C2C12, PC-12, Rat2, PC-12 (30uM cisplatin for 24hr)
Predicted Reactivity: Zebrafish (90%), Rabbit (98%), Chicken (96%), Rhesus Monkey (98%)
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ROCK1 encodes a protein serine/threonine kinase that is activated when bound to the GTP-bound form of Rho. The small GTPase Rho regulates formation of focal adhesions and stress fibers of fibroblasts, as well as adhesion and aggregation of platelets and lymphocytes by shuttling between the inactive GDP-bound form and the active GTP-bound form. Rho is also essential in cytokinesis and plays a role in transcriptional activation by serum response factor. This protein, a downstream effector of Rho, phosphorylates and activates LIM kinase, which in turn, phosphorylates cofilin, inhibiting its actin-depolymerizing activity.
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Protein Aliases: coiled-coil containing protein kinase 1; Liver regeneration-related protein LRRG199; p150 RhoA-binding kinase ROK beta; p160 ROCK-1; P160ROCK; Renal carcinoma antigen NY-REN-35; Rho-associated; Rho-associated coiled-coil forming kinase 1; Rho-associated kinase beta; Rho-associated protein kinase 1; Rho-associated, coiled-coil containing protein kinase 1; Rho-associated, coiled-coil-containing protein kinase 1; Rho-associated, coiled-coil-containing protein kinase I; ROCK-I
Gene Aliases: 1110055K06Rik; Ac2-154; P160ROCK; ROCK-I; ROCK1