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Immunogen was a synthetic peptide, which represented a portion of human CREB binding protein encoded within exon 17 (LocusLink ID 1387).
Cyclic AMP-responsive enhancer binding protein (CREB) binding protein (CBP) and p300 are closely related transcriptional coactivators that have been shown to directly interact with many different DNA-binding transcription factors including nuclear hormone receptors, CREB (cyclic AMP-responsive enhancer binding protein), c-Fos, c-Jun/v-Jun, c-Myb/v-Myb, TFIIB and MyoD.Both CBP and p300 have been shown to display histone acetyltransferase (HAT) activity, capable of acetylating all four core histone particles in nucleosomes.As a result of HAT activity, it has been suggested CBP and p300 may play a direct role in activating chromatin for transcription.Single point mutations in CBP have been proposed as causative factors in the developmental abnormalities of Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome (RTS).Although both CBP and p300 appear to function similarly, the inability of p300 to rescue CBP malfunction iRTS suggests intrinsic functional differences between CBP and p300.
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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|ChIP||Use 2-4µg for 106 cells.|
|IP||Use a concentration of 1 - 4 µg/ml.|
ab10489 immunoprecipitation of CREB Binding Protein. Samples: Nuclear (NE) or cytoplasmic (S100) extract (10 mg) from HeLa cells.
Antibody: ab10489 used at 20
Sonicated Chromatin prepared from U2OS cells was subjected to the ChIP procedure with ab10489 to CBP. Immunoprecipitated chromatin was analysed in the promoter region of c-FOS (active) and in exon 2 of MYO-D (inactive), values are % of inputs. 2–4 µg of ab10489 and 1-2x106 cells were used in each ChIP experiment.
Sergei Denissov, Prof. Henk Stunnenberg lab, University Nijmengen, NL