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|Other Names||Casein kinase I isoform alpha, CKI-alpha, CK1, CSNK1A1|
|Target/Specificity||The synthetic peptide sequence used to generate the antibody AP7400a was selected from the C-term region of human CK1a . A 10 to 100 fold molar excess to antibody is recommended. Precise conditions should be optimized for a particular assay.|
|Format||The synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml deionized water for a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.|
|Precautions||This product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Casein kinases are operationally defined by their preferential utilization of acidic proteins such as caseins as substrates. It can phosphorylate a large number of proteins. Participates in Wnt signaling. Phosphorylates CTNNB1 at 'Ser-45'. May phosphorylate PER1 and PER2. May play a role in segregating chromosomes during mitosis (PubMed:11955436, PubMed:1409656, PubMed:18305108). May play a role in keratin cytoskeleton disassembly and thereby, it may regulate epithelial cell migration (PubMed:23902688).|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, microtubule organizing center, centrosome. Chromosome, centromere, kinetochore. Nucleus speckle. Note=Localizes to the centrosome in interphase cells, and to kinetochore fibers during mitosis. Also recruited to the keratin cytoskeleton (PubMed:23902688)|
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Casein kinases are operationally defined by their preferential utilization of acidic proteins such as caseins as substrates. CK1a can phosphorylate a large number of proteins. This cytoplasmic protein participates in Wnt signaling. It has been demonstrated to phosphorylate CTNNB1 on Ser-45 and to interact with the Axin complex.
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