AMPK (A2/B2/G3), Unactive(P46-14GH)

AMPK (A2/B2/G3), Unactive(P46-14GH)

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Description :Recombinant full-length human AMPK (combination of A2/B2/G3 subunits) was expressed by baculovirus in Sf9 insect cells using the N-terminal GST and C-terminal His tags.

Species :Human

Tag :GST/His

Expression System:Sf9 insect cells using baculovirus

Sequence :Full Length

Genbank Number :NM_006252

Genbank Number 2 :NM_005399

Genbank Number 3 :NM_017431

Purity :Sample Purity Data. For specific information on a given lot, see related technical data sheet.

Storage, Stability and Shipping :Store product at –70oC. For optimal storage, aliquot target into smaller quantities after centrifugation and store at recommended temperature. For most favorable performance, avoid repeated handling and multiple freeze/thaw cycles.

Applications :Kinase Assay, Western Blot

Molecular Weight :~92kDa (A2), ~62kDa (B2), and ~108kDa (G3)

Gene Aliases :Subunit A2: PRKAA2, AMPK, AMPK2, PRKAA Subunit B2: PRKAB2, MGC61468 Subunit G3: PRKAG3

Scientific Background :AMPK (A2/B1/G1) plays a key role in insulin signaling pathway and is a major therapeutic target for the treatment of diabetes (1). AMPK is viewed as a fuel sensor for glucose and lipid metabolism by modulating the activity of the autonomous nervous system in vivo. Short-term overexpression of a constitutively active form of AMPK in the liver leads to mild hypoglycemia and fatty liver due to increased fatty acid utilization (2).

References :
1. Hardie, G.D. The AMP-activated protein kinase pathway – new players upstream and downstream. J. Cell Sci. 2004;117: 5479–5487.

2. Kahn, B.B. et al. AMP-activated protein kinase: Ancient energy gauge provides clues to modern understanding of metabolism. Cell Metab; 2005: 1, 15–25.

Formulation :50mM Tris-HCl, pH 7.5, 150mM NaCl, 10mM glutathione, 0.1mM EDTA, 0.25mM DTT, 0.1mM PMSF, 25% glycerol.

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Research Areas :Apoptosis/Autophagy, Cancer, Cellular Stress, Metabolic Disorder, Ser/Thr Kinases, Cancer, Metabolic Disorder, Apoptosis/Autophagy, Cellular Stress, Ser/Thr Kinases