|Application ||WB, E|
|Other Accession||Q78EG7, Q63739, Q9TSM6, NP_003454.1|
|Calculated MW||19815 Da|
|Antigen Region||140-168 aa|
|Other Names||Protein tyrosine phosphatase type IVA 1, PTP(CAAXI), Protein-tyrosine phosphatase 4a1, Protein-tyrosine phosphatase of regenerating liver 1, PRL-1, PTP4A1, PRL1, PTPCAAX1|
|Target/Specificity||This PTP4A1 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 140-168 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human PTP4A1.|
|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||PTP4A1 Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Protein tyrosine phosphatase which stimulates progression from G1 into S phase during mitosis. May play a role in the development and maintenance of differentiating epithelial tissues. Enhances cell proliferation, cell motility and invasive activity, and promotes cancer metastasis.|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane. Early endosome. Endoplasmic reticulum. Cytoplasm. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, spindle. Note=And mitotic spindle|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in bone marrow, lymph nodes, T lymphocytes, spleen, thymus and tonsil. Overexpressed in tumor cell lines.|
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The protein encoded by this gene belongs to a small class of prenylated protein tyrosine phosphatases (PTPs), which contains a PTP domain and a characteristic C-terminal prenylation motif. PTPs are cell signaling molecules that play regulatory roles in a variety of cellular processes. This tyrosine phosphatase is a nuclear protein, but may primarily associate with plasma membrane. The surface membrane association of this protein depends on its C-terminal prenylation. Overexpression of this gene in mammalian cells conferred a transformed phenotype, which implicated its role in the tumorigenesis. Studies in rat suggested that this gene may be an immediate-early gene in mitogen-stimulated cells. [provided by RefSeq].
Johnatty, S.E., et al. PLoS Genet. 6 (7), E1001016 (2010) :
Skinner, A.L., et al. Biochemistry 48(20):4262-4272(2009)
Luo, Y., et al. Biochemistry 48(8):1838-1846(2009)
Min, S.H., et al. Oncogene 28(4):545-554(2009)
Liu, Y.Q., et al. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 132(8):1307-1312(2008)
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