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IKKalpha/IKK-1 Antibody

Rabbit Polyclonal Antibody

  • WB - IKKalpha/IKK-1 Antibody ABV10151
    Western blot analysis of IKKα in transfected RBL cells with anti-human IKKα .
Product Information
  • Applications Legend:
  • WB=Western Blot
  • IHC=Immunohistochemistry
  • IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin-embedded Sections)
  • IHC-F=Immunohistochemistry (Frozen Sections)
  • IF=Immunofluorescence
  • FC=Flow Cytopmetry
  • IC=Immunochemistry
  • ICC=Immunocytochemistry
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
Primary Accession O15111
Other Accession NP_001269
Reactivity Human
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype Rabbit IgG
Calculated MW 84640 Da
Additional Information
Gene ID 1147
Application & Usage Western blot (at 0.5-1 µg/ml) and immunoprecipitation (4-8 µg/ml). However, the optimal conditions should be determined individually.
Target/Specificity IKKa/IKK-1
Antibody Form Liquid
Appearance Colorless liquid
Formulation 100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) Protein A purified rabbit anti-IKKα polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 50% glycerol, 1% BSA, 0.02% thimerosal.
Handling The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
Reconstitution & Storage -20 °C
Background Descriptions
PrecautionsIKKalpha/IKK-1 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Synonyms IKKA, TCF16
Function Serine kinase that plays an essential role in the NF- kappa-B signaling pathway which is activated by multiple stimuli such as inflammatory cytokines, bacterial or viral products, DNA damages or other cellular stresses. Acts as part of the canonical IKK complex in the conventional pathway of NF-kappa-B activation and phosphorylates inhibitors of NF-kappa-B on serine residues. These modifications allow polyubiquitination of the inhibitors and subsequent degradation by the proteasome. In turn, free NF-kappa-B is translocated into the nucleus and activates the transcription of hundreds of genes involved in immune response, growth control, or protection against apoptosis. Negatively regulates the pathway by phosphorylating the scaffold protein TAXBP1 and thus promoting the assembly of the A20/TNFAIP3 ubiquitin-editing complex (composed of A20/TNFAIP3, TAX1BP1, and the E3 ligases ITCH and RNF11). Therefore, CHUK plays a key role in the negative feedback of NF-kappa-B canonical signaling to limit inflammatory gene activation. As part of the non-canonical pathway of NF-kappa-B activation, the MAP3K14-activated CHUK/IKKA homodimer phosphorylates NFKB2/p100 associated with RelB, inducing its proteolytic processing to NFKB2/p52 and the formation of NF-kappa- B RelB-p52 complexes. In turn, these complexes regulate genes encoding molecules involved in B-cell survival and lymphoid organogenesis. Participates also in the negative feedback of the non-canonical NF-kappa-B signaling pathway by phosphorylating and destabilizing MAP3K14/NIK. Within the nucleus, phosphorylates CREBBP and consequently increases both its transcriptional and histone acetyltransferase activities. Modulates chromatin accessibility at NF-kappa-B-responsive promoters by phosphorylating histones H3 at 'Ser-10' that are subsequently acetylated at 'Lys-14' by CREBBP. Additionally, phosphorylates the CREBBP-interacting protein NCOA3.
Cellular Location Cytoplasm. Nucleus. Note=Shuttles between the cytoplasm and the nucleus
Tissue Location Widely expressed.
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IKKα (IkB kinase-α or IKK-1) is part of a large protein complex responsible for the inducible phosphorylation of IkB proteins. Human IKK-α is an 85 kDa peptide that has been shown to activate NFkB by phosphorylation of IkB proteins. IKKα interacts with its upstream kinase, NIK, and its downstream substrate, the IkB proteins. Mutations of IKKα in its kinase domain lead to a dominant-negative phenotype that suppresses TNF-α and IL-1β induced NFkB activation.

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$ 245.00
Cat# ABV10151
(40 western blots)
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