|Other Names||Target of rapamycin complex 2 subunit MAPKAP1, TORC2 subunit MAPKAP1, Mitogen-activated protein kinase 2-associated protein 1, Stress-activated map kinase-interacting protein 1, SAPK-interacting protein 1, mSIN1, MAPKAP1, MIP1, SIN1|
|Target/Specificity||The synthetic peptide sequence used to generate the antibody AP8641b was selected from the C-term region of human MAPKAP1. A 10 to 100 fold molar excess to antibody is recommended. Precise conditions should be optimized for a particular assay.|
|Format||Synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml DI 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||Subunit of mTORC2, which regulates cell growth and survival in response to hormonal signals. mTORC2 is activated by growth factors, but, in contrast to mTORC1, seems to be nutrient- insensitive. mTORC2 seems to function upstream of Rho GTPases to regulate the actin cytoskeleton, probably by activating one or more Rho-type guanine nucleotide exchange factors. mTORC2 promotes the serum-induced formation of stress-fibers or F-actin. mTORC2 plays a critical role in AKT1 'Ser-473' phosphorylation, which may facilitate the phosphorylation of the activation loop of AKT1 on 'Thr-308' by PDK1 which is a prerequisite for full activation. mTORC2 regulates the phosphorylation of SGK1 at 'Ser-422'. mTORC2 also modulates the phosphorylation of PRKCA on 'Ser-657'. Within mTORC2, MAPKAP1 is required for complex formation and mTORC2 kinase activity. MAPKAP1 inhibits MAP3K2 by preventing its dimerization and autophosphorylation. Inhibits HRAS and KRAS signaling. Enhances osmotic stress-induced phosphorylation of ATF2 and ATF2-mediated transcription. Involved in ciliogenesis, regulates cilia length through its interaction with CCDC28B independently of mTORC2 complex.|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane; Peripheral membrane protein. Cytoplasmic vesicle. Nucleus|
|Tissue Location||Ubiquitously expressed, with highest levels in heart and skeletal muscle.|
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MAPKAP1 is highly similar to the yeast SIN1 protein, a stress-activated protein kinase.
Jin,J., et.al., Curr. Biol. 14 (16), 1436-1450 (2004)Sarbassov,D.D., et.al., Science 307 (5712), 1098-1101 (2005)
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