|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Other Accession||NP_116787.1, NP_001217.2|
|Calculated MW||33310 Da|
|Antigen Region||17-45 aa|
|Other Names||Caspase-6, CASP-6, Apoptotic protease Mch-2, Caspase-6 subunit p18, Caspase-6 subunit p11, CASP6, MCH2|
|Target/Specificity||This CASP6 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 17-45 amino acids from the N-terminal region of human CASP6.|
|Format||Purified polyclonal antibody supplied in PBS with 0.09% (W/V) sodium azide. This antibody is purified through a protein A column, followed by peptide affinity purification.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 2 weeks. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||CASP6 Antibody (N-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Involved in the activation cascade of caspases responsible for apoptosis execution. Cleaves poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase in vitro, as well as lamins. Overexpression promotes programmed cell death.|
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This gene encodes a protein which is a member of the cysteine-aspartic acid protease (caspase) family. Sequential activation of caspases plays a central role in the execution-phase of cell apoptosis. Caspases exist as inactive proenzymes which undergo proteolytic processing at conserved aspartic residues to produce two subunits, large and small, that dimerize to form the active enzyme. This protein is processed by caspases 7, 8 and 10, and is thought to function as a downstream enzyme in the caspase activation cascade. Alternative splicing of this gene results in two transcript variants that encode different isoforms. [provided by RefSeq].
Wurstle, M.L., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 285(43):33209-33218(2010)
Lee, S.Y., et al. J Thorac Oncol 5(8):1152-1158(2010)
Halawani, D., et al. J. Neurosci. 30(17):6132-6142(2010)
Kim, M.S., et al. APMIS 118(4):308-312(2010)
Yoo, N.J., et al. Tumori 96(1):138-142(2010)
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