Anti-MEK4 (phospho S257) antibody (ab61112)


  • Product nameAnti-MEK4 (phospho S257) antibody
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  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to MEK4 (phospho S257)
  • Specificityab61112 detects endogenous levels of MEK4 only when phosphorylated at serine 257.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-P, ELISAmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
    Predicted to work with: Mouse, Rat
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide (Human) derived from around the phosphorylation site of serine 257 (V-D-SP-I-A).

  • Positive control
    • Human brain tissue


  • FormLiquid
  • Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at -20°C. Stable for 12 months at -20°C.
  • Storage bufferPreservative: 0.02% Sodium Azide
    Constituents: 50% Glycerol, PBS (without Mg2+ and Ca2+), 150mM Sodium chloride, pH 7.4
  • Concentration information loading...
  • PurityImmunogen affinity purified
  • Purification notesab61112 was affinity purified from rabbit antiserum by affinity chromatography using epitope specific phosphopeptide. The antibody against non phosphopeptide was removed by chromatography using non phosphopeptide corresponding to the phosphorylation site.
  • ClonalityPolyclonal
  • IsotypeIgG
  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab61112 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
IHC-P 1/50 - 1/100.
ELISA 1/40000.


  • FunctionDual specificity kinase that activates the JUN kinases MAPK8 (JNK1) and MAPK9 (JNK2) as well as MAPK14 (p38) but not MAPK1 (ERK2) or MAPK3 (ERK1).
  • Tissue specificityAbundant expression is seen in the skeletal muscle. It is also widely expressed in other tissues.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the protein kinase superfamily. STE Ser/Thr protein kinase family. MAP kinase kinase subfamily.
    Contains 1 protein kinase domain.
  • Post-translational
    Activated by phosphorylation on Ser/Thr by MAP kinase kinase kinases.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • c Jun N terminal kinase kinase 1 antibody
    • C-JUN N-terminal kinase kinase 1 antibody
    • Dual specificity mitogen activated protein kinase kinase 4 antibody
    • Dual specificity mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase 4 antibody
    • JNK Activated Kinase 1 antibody
    • JNK activating kinase 1 antibody
    • JNK-activating kinase 1 antibody
    • JNKK antibody
    • JNKK1 antibody
    • MAP kinase kinase 4 antibody
    • Map2k4 antibody
    • MAPK ERK kinase 4 antibody
    • MAPK/ERK kinase 4 antibody
    • MAPKK 4 antibody
    • MAPKK4 antibody
    • MEK 4 antibody
    • MEK4 antibody
    • Mitogen activated protein kinase kinase 4 antibody
    • MKK 4 antibody
    • MKK4 antibody
    • MP2K4_HUMAN antibody
    • PRKMK4 antibody
    • SAPK ERK kinase 1 antibody
    • SAPK/ERK kinase 1 antibody
    • SAPKK 1 antibody
    • SAPKK1 antibody
    • SEK1 antibody
    • SERK1 antibody
    • SKK1 antibody
    • Stress activated protein kinase kinase 1 antibody
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Anti-MEK4 (phospho S257) antibody images

  • ab61112, at a 1/50 dilution, staining MEK4 in paraffin embedded human brain tissue by Immunohistochemistry with (+) or without (-) the immunising phospopeptide.

References for Anti-MEK4 (phospho S257) antibody (ab61112)

ab61112 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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Abcam has not validated the combination of species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Western blot
Sample Mouse Cell lysate - whole cell (Small Intestinal Epithelial)
Loading amount 20 µg
Specification Small Intestinal Epithelial
Gel Running Conditions Reduced Denaturing (9% gel)
Blocking step Milk as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: 25°C

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Submitted Jan 06 2009