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MELK Recombinant Human Protein

Catalog number:  PV4823

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Protein Assays and Analysis

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MELK is a serine⁄threonione kinase which is related to the AMPK family that has been linked to the cell cycle. MELK has also been shown to be overexpressed in cancer and has been identified has a potential target for cancer therapeutics.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


Accession Number: NP_055606.1
Assay Entry: Biochemical binding/kinetic, Biochemical phospho-specific activity (no antibody)
Kinase Group: Ser⁄Thr Kinases: CAMK Group
Shipping Condition: Dry Ice
System Compatibility: Zin-LYTE™
Target Entry: MELK
Target Gene: maternal embryonic leucine zipper kinase
Expression System: Baculovirus
Protein Family: Kinases & Inhibitors
Protein Form: Recombinant, Catalytic
Protein Subtype: Serine⁄Threonine Kinases
Research Category: Oncology, Signal Transduction
Species: Human
Validated Application: Kinase Assay
Gene ID (Entrez): 5610
Molecular Weight: 66.8 kDa
Gene Alias: MELK
KinaseFamily: CAMLK Kinase Family, CAMKL Kinase Family
Protein Length: aa 1-340
Protein Tag: GST Tag

Contents & storage

Storage Buffer: 50 mM Tris, pH 7.5, 50% glycerol, 0.5 mM EDTA, 0.02% Triton X-100, 150 mM NaCl, 2 mM DTT
Store at -80°C. At first use, aliquot and store at -80°C to avoid multiple freeze-thaws.