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p21WAF1 (Tumor Suppressor Protein) Antibody

Mouse Monoclonal Antibody [Clone WA-1 ]

  • IHC -  p21WAF1 (Tumor Suppressor Protein) Antibody AH10988
    Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded human Bladder Carcinoma stained with p21 Monoclonal Antibody (WA-1).
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 P38936
Other Accession 1026, 370771
Reactivity Human, Mouse, Rat, Monkey, Chimpanzee
Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype Mouse / IgG1, kappa
Clone Names WA-1
Calculated MW 21kDa
Additional Information
Gene ID 1026
Other Names Cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 1, CDK-interacting protein 1, Melanoma differentiation-associated protein 6, MDA-6, p21, CDKN1A, CAP20, CDKN1, CIP1, MDA6, PIC1, SDI1, WAF1
StorageStore at 2 to 8°C.Antibody is stable for 24 months.
Precautions p21WAF1 (Tumor Suppressor Protein) Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Synonyms CAP20, CDKN1, CIP1, MDA6, PIC1, SDI1, WA
Function May be the important intermediate by which p53/TP53 mediates its role as an inhibitor of cellular proliferation in response to DNA damage. Binds to and inhibits cyclin-dependent kinase activity, preventing phosphorylation of critical cyclin- dependent kinase substrates and blocking cell cycle progression. Functions in the nuclear localization and assembly of cyclin D- CDK4 complex and promotes its kinase activity towards RB1. At higher stoichiometric ratios, inhibits the kinase activity of the cyclin D-CDK4 complex.
Cellular Location Cytoplasm. Nucleus.
Tissue Location Expressed in all adult tissues, with 5-fold lower levels observed in the brain
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This MAb recognizes a 21kDa protein, identified as the p21WAF1 tumor suppressor protein. This MAb is highly specific to p21 and shows no cross-reaction with other closely related mitotic inhibitors. p21WAF1 is a specific inhibitor of cdk s and a tumor suppressor involved in the pathogenesis of a variety of malignancies. The expression of this gene acts as an inhibitor of the cell cycle during G1 phase and is tightly controlled by the tumor suppressor protein p53. Its expression is induced by the wild type, but not mutant, p53 suppressor protein. Normal cells generally display a rather intense nuclear p21 expression. Loss of p21 expression has been reported in many carcinomas (gastric carcinoma, non-small cell lung carcinoma, thyroid carcinoma). In ELISA, MAb WA-1 is useful either as a solid phase or for detection of p21 protein.


Kovaric, J. et al., Int.J.Oncol. 9(suppl.), 835 (1996). |

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Cat# AH10988
(40 western blots)
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