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Cytokeratin-6 Antibody

Rabbit Monoclonal Antibody

     
  • WB - Cytokeratin-6 Antibody AJ1228b
    A. Western blot analysis on A431 lysate using anti-Cytokeratin 6 RabMAb (Cat. #AJ1228b), dilution 1:100,000
  • IHC - Cytokeratin-6 Antibody AJ1228b
    B. Immunohistochemical staining of paraffin-embedded human squamous cervical carcinoma using anti-Cytokeratin 6 RabMAb (Cat. #AJ1228b).
  • IF - Cytokeratin-6 Antibody AJ1228b
    C. Immunofluorescent staining of A431 cells using anti-Cytokeratin 6 RabMAb (Cat. #AJ1228b).
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Application
  • 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
  • E=ELISA
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
WB, IHC, IF
Primary Accession P02538
Reactivity Human
Host Rabbit
Clonality Monoclonal
Clone Names EPR1603Y
Calculated MW 60045 Da
Gene ID 3853
Other Names Keratin, type II cytoskeletal 6A, Cytokeratin-6A, CK-6A, Cytokeratin-6D, CK-6D, Keratin-6A, K6A, Type-II keratin Kb6, Hom s 5, KRT6A, K6A, KRT6D
Target/Specificity A synthetic peptide corresponding to residues on the C-terminus of human Cytokeratin 6 was used as an immunogen.
Dilution WB~~1:1000~10000
IHC~~1:100~250
Format 50 mM Tris-Glycine (pH 7.4), 0.15 M NaCl, 40% Glycerol, 0.01% sodium azide and 0.05% BSA.
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.
PrecautionsCytokeratin-6 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name KRT6A
Synonyms K6A, KRT6D
Function Epidermis-specific type I keratin involved in wound healing. Involved in the activation of follicular keratinocytes after wounding, while it does not play a major role in keratinocyte proliferation or migration. Participates in the regulation of epithelial migration by inhibiting the activity of SRC during wound repair.
Tissue Location Constitutively expressed in distinct types of epithelia such as those in oral mucosa, esophagus, papillae of tongue and hair follicle outer root sheath
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Background

The human type II Cytokeratin 6 (CK6; 56 kDa) is expressed in a heterogeneous array of epithelial tissues under normal conditions, but is better known for its strong induction in stratified epithelia that feature an enhanced cell proliferation rate or abnormal differentiation. It has been demonstrated that CK6 isoform, CK6a, is clearly the dominant CK6 isoform in skin tissue samples and cultured epithelial cell lines and that the various isoforms are differentially regulated within and between epithelial tissue types (1). The murine genome is known to have two keratin 6 (CK6) genes, mouse CK6, CK6a and MK6b. These genes display a complex expression pattern with constitutive expression in the epithelia of oral mucosa, hair follicles, and nail beds (2). Pachyonychia congenital (PC) is characterized by hypertrophic nail dystrophy and associated ectodermal features. PC-1 subtype is associated with mutations in keratins 6a or 16, whereas PC-2 subtype is linked to mutations in keratins 6b or 17 (3).

References

1. Takahashi K, et al. J Biol Chem 270(31):18581-92, 1995.
2. Wojcik SM, et al J Cell Biol 154(3):619-30, 2001.
3. Ward KM, et al. Clin Exp Dermatol 28(4):434-6, 2003.

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