Register or Login
  • All
  • Uniprot Id
  • Catalog #
  • Peptide Sequence
>   home   >   Products   >   Primary Antibodies   >   Antibody Collections   >   Goat Antibodies   >   Goat Anti-RACGAP1 / MgcRacGAP Antibody   

Goat Anti-RACGAP1 / MgcRacGAP Antibody

Peptide-affinity purified goat antibody

  • WB - Goat Anti-RACGAP1 / MgcRacGAP Antibody AF1900a
    AF1900a (1 µg/ml) staining of lysate of cell line K562 (35 µg protein in RIPA buffer). Primary incubation was 1 hour. Detected by chemiluminescence.
  • IHC - Goat Anti-RACGAP1 / MgcRacGAP Antibody AF1900a
    AF1900a (1 µg/ml) staining of paraffin embedded Human Testis. Microwaved antigen retrieval with Tris/EDTA buffer pH9, HRP-staining. Data obtained with a previous batch.
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 Q9H0H5
Other Accession NP_001119575, 29127
Reactivity Human
Predicted Dog, Cow
Host Goat
Clonality Polyclonal
Concentration 0.5 mg/ml
Isotype IgG
Calculated MW 71027 Da
Additional Information
Gene ID 29127
Other Names Rac GTPase-activating protein 1, Male germ cell RacGap, MgcRacGAP, Protein CYK4 homolog, CYK4, HsCYK-4, RACGAP1 (HGNC:9804)
Format 0.5 mg IgG/ml in Tris saline (20mM Tris pH7.3, 150mM NaCl), 0.02% sodium azide, with 0.5% bovine serum albumin
StorageMaintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.
PrecautionsGoat Anti-RACGAP1 / MgcRacGAP Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name RACGAP1 (HGNC:9804)
Function Component of the centralspindlin complex that serves as a microtubule-dependent and Rho-mediated signaling required for the myosin contractile ring formation during the cell cycle cytokinesis. Required for proper attachment of the midbody to the cell membrane during cytokinesis. Plays key roles in controlling cell growth and differentiation of hematopoietic cells through mechanisms other than regulating Rac GTPase activity. Also involved in the regulation of growth-related processes in adipocytes and myoblasts. May be involved in regulating spermatogenesis and in the RACGAP1 pathway in neuronal proliferation. Shows strong GAP (GTPase activation) activity towards CDC42 and RAC1 and less towards RHOA. Essential for the early stages of embryogenesis. May play a role in regulating cortical activity through RHOA during cytokinesis. May participate in the regulation of sulfate transport in male germ cells.
Cellular Location Nucleus. Cytoplasm. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, spindle. Cytoplasmic vesicle, secretory vesicle, acrosome Cleavage furrow. Midbody. Cell membrane; Peripheral membrane protein; Cytoplasmic side. Note=Colocalizes with RND2 in Golgi- derived proacrosomal vesicles and the acrosome (By similarity) During interphase, localized to the nucleus and cytoplasm along with microtubules, in anaphase, is redistributed to the central spindle and, in telophase and cytokinesis, to the midbody Colocalizes with RHOA at the myosin contractile ring during cytokinesis. Colocalizes with ECT2 to the mitotic spindles during anaphase/metaphase, the cleavage furrow during telophase and at the midbody at the end of cytokinesis. Colocalizes with Cdc42 to spindle microtubules from prometaphase to telophase
Tissue Location Highly expressed in testis, thymus and placenta. Expressed at lower levels in spleen and peripheral blood lymphocytes. In testis, expression is restricted to germ cells with the highest levels of expression found in spermatocytes Expression is regulated in a cell cycle-dependent manner and peaks during G2/M phase.
Research Areas
Citations (0)

Thousands of laboratories across the world have published research that depended on the performance of antibodies from Abgent to advance their research. Check out links to articles that cite our products in major peer-reviewed journals, organized by research category.

Submit your citation using an Abgent antibody to, and receive a free "I Love Antibodies" mug.


Rho GTPases control a variety of cellular processes. There are 3 subtypes of Rho GTPases in the Ras superfamily of small G proteins: RHO (see MIM 165370), RAC (see RAC1; MIM 602048), and CDC42 (MIM 116952). GTPase-activating proteins (GAPs) bind activated forms of Rho GTPases and stimulate GTP hydrolysis. Through this catalytic function, Rho GAPs negatively regulate Rho-mediated signals. GAPs may also serve as effector molecules and play a role in signaling downstream of Rho and other Ras-like GTPases.


Variation at the NFATC2 Locus Increases the Risk of Thiazolinedinedione-Induced Edema in the Diabetes REduction Assessment with ramipril and rosiglitazone Medication (DREAM) Study. Bailey SD, et al. Diabetes Care, 2010 Jul 13. PMID 20628086.
Gene-centric association signals for lipids and apolipoproteins identified via the HumanCVD BeadChip. Talmud PJ, et al. Am J Hum Genet, 2009 Nov. PMID 19913121.
CUX1 and E2F1 regulate coordinated expression of the mitotic complex genes Ect2, MgcRacGAP, and MKLP1 in S phase. Seguin L, et al. Mol Cell Biol, 2009 Jan. PMID 19015243.
Sequential Cyk-4 binding to ECT2 and FIP3 regulates cleavage furrow ingression and abscission during cytokinesis. Simon GC, et al. EMBO J, 2008 Jul 9. PMID 18511905.
Phosphoregulation of MgcRacGAP in mitosis involves Aurora B and Cdk1 protein kinases and the PP2A phosphatase. Tour茅 A, et al. FEBS Lett, 2008 Apr 9. PMID 18201571.

Abgent welcomes feedback from its customers.

If you have used an Abgent product and would like to share how it has performed, please click on the "Submit Review" button and provide the requested information. Our staff will examine and post your review and contact you if needed.

If you have any additional inquiries please email technical services at

$ 325.00
Cat# AF1900a
(40 western blots)
Availability: 7-10 days
Bulk Size
Seasonal Special on Bulk Order
Request Quote Here

Ordering Information

United States
AlbaniaAustraliaAustriaBelgiumBosnia & HerzegovinaBrazilBulgariaCanadaChinaCroatiaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIrelandIsraelItalyJapanKoreaLatviaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMalaysiaMaltaNetherlandsNew ZealandNorwayPakistanPolandPortugalRomaniaSerbiaSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSouth AfricaSpainSwedenSwitzerlandTaiwanTurkeyUnited KingdomUnited StatesVietnamOthers
Abgent, Inc.
(888) 735-7227 / (858) 622-0099
(858) 622-0609

Shipping Information

Domestic orders (in stock items)
Shipped out the same day. Orders placed after 1 PM (PST) will ship out the next business day.
International orders
Contact your local distributors
Santa Cruz Alternative
Terms & Conditions