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RSK1 Antibody (N-term)

Rabbit Monoclonal Antibody

  • WB - RSK1 Antibody (N-term) AJ1697b
    A. Western blot analysis on MCF7 cell lysate using anti-Rsk1 (N-term) RabMAb (Cat. #AJ1697b), dilution 1:1000.
  •  - RSK1 Antibody (N-term) AJ1697b
    B. IHC - Colon tissue section stained for RSK-1 subcellular location using anti-RSK-1.
  • FC - RSK1 Antibody (N-term) AJ1697b
    C. Flow cytometric analysis of permeabilized Jurkat cells using anti-Rsk-1 RabMAb (red) (Cat. #AJ1697b) or a rabbit IgG (negative) (green).
  • IF - RSK1 Antibody (N-term) AJ1697b
    D. Immunofluorescent staining of HeLa cells using anti-Rsk 1 RabMab (cat#1004-1).
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 Q15418
Reactivity Human, Mouse, Rat
Host Rabbit
Clonality Monoclonal
Clone Names E4
Calculated MW 82723 Da
Gene ID 6195
Other Names Ribosomal protein S6 kinase alpha-1, S6K-alpha-1, 90 kDa ribosomal protein S6 kinase 1, p90-RSK 1, p90RSK1, p90S6K, MAP kinase-activated protein kinase 1a, MAPK-activated protein kinase 1a, MAPKAP kinase 1a, MAPKAPK-1a, Ribosomal S6 kinase 1, RSK-1, RPS6KA1, MAPKAPK1A, RSK1
Target/Specificity A synthetic peptide corresponding to residues in N-terminus of human p90-RSK1 was used as immunogen.
Dilution WB~~1:1000
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.
PrecautionsRSK1 Antibody (N-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name RPS6KA1
Synonyms MAPKAPK1A, RSK1
Function Serine/threonine-protein kinase that acts downstream of ERK (MAPK1/ERK2 and MAPK3/ERK1) signaling and mediates mitogenic and stress-induced activation of the transcription factors CREB1, ETV1/ER81 and NR4A1/NUR77, regulates translation through RPS6 and EIF4B phosphorylation, and mediates cellular proliferation, survival, and differentiation by modulating mTOR signaling and repressing pro-apoptotic function of BAD and DAPK1. In fibroblast, is required for EGF-stimulated phosphorylation of CREB1, which results in the subsequent transcriptional activation of several immediate-early genes. In response to mitogenic stimulation (EGF and PMA), phosphorylates and activates NR4A1/NUR77 and ETV1/ER81 transcription factors and the cofactor CREBBP. Upon insulin- derived signal, acts indirectly on the transcription regulation of several genes by phosphorylating GSK3B at 'Ser-9' and inhibiting its activity. Phosphorylates RPS6 in response to serum or EGF via an mTOR-independent mechanism and promotes translation initiation by facilitating assembly of the preinitiation complex. In response to insulin, phosphorylates EIF4B, enhancing EIF4B affinity for the EIF3 complex and stimulating cap-dependent translation. Is involved in the mTOR nutrient-sensing pathway by directly phosphorylating TSC2 at 'Ser-1798', which potently inhibits TSC2 ability to suppress mTOR signaling, and mediates phosphorylation of RPTOR, which regulates mTORC1 activity and may promote rapamycin-sensitive signaling independently of the PI3K/AKT pathway. Mediates cell survival by phosphorylating the pro- apoptotic proteins BAD and DAPK1 and suppressing their pro- apoptotic function. Promotes the survival of hepatic stellate cells by phosphorylating CEBPB in response to the hepatotoxin carbon tetrachloride (CCl4). Is involved in cell cycle regulation by phosphorylating the CDK inhibitor CDKN1B, which promotes CDKN1B association with 14-3-3 proteins and prevents its translocation to the nucleus and inhibition of G1 progression.
Cellular Location Nucleus. Cytoplasm.
Research Areas
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RSK 1 (p90-RSK 1) is a member of a family of 90 kDa ribosomal protein S6 kinases, which includes RSK 1, RSK 2 and RSK 3. These are broadly expressed serine/threonine protein kinases (1) activated in response to mitogenic stimuli, including extracellular signal-regulated protein kinases Erk1 and Erk2 (2). p90-RSK 1 is activated by MAPK in vitro and in vivo via phosphorylation (3). Active RSKs appear to play a major role in transcriptional regulation by translocating to the nucleus and phosphorylating c-Fos and CREB (2,4).


1. Dalby, K.N. et al. Identification of Regulatory Phosphorylation Sites in Mitogen-activated Protein Kinase (MAPK)-activated Protein Kinase-1a/p90rsk That Are Inducible by MAPK. J. Biol. Chem. 273, 1496-1505 (1998)
2. Frodin, M. and Gammeltoft, S. Role and regulation of 90 kDa ribosomal S6 kinase (RSK) in signal transduction. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 151, 65
3. Lazar, D. F. et al. Mitogen-activated Protein Kinase Kinase Inhibition Does Not Block the Stimulation of Glucose Utilization by Insulin. J. Biol. Chem. 270, 20801
4. Chen, R. et al. Phosphorylation of the c-Fos Transrepression Domain by Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase and 90-kDa Ribosomal S6 Kinase. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 90, 10952

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Cat# AJ1697b
(40 western blots)
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