Overview

Description

  • Nature
    Recombinant
  • Source
    Baculovirus infected Sf9 cells
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • Accession
    • Species
      Human
    • Molecular weight
      140 kDa
    • Amino acids
      1 to 1052
    • Tags
      GST tag N-Terminus

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab105909 in the following tested applications.

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

  • Biological activity
    The Specific activity of ab105909 was determined to be 28 nmol/min/mg.
  • Applications

    Functional Studies

    SDS-PAGE

  • Purity
    > 85 % SDS-PAGE.
    Purity was determined to be >85% by densitometry.
  • Form
    Liquid
  • Additional notes

    ab204877 (Poly (4:1 Glu, Tyr) peptide) can be utilized as a substrate for assessing kinase activity

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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped on dry ice. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -80ºC. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.

    Preservative: None
    Constituents: 25% Glycerol, 0.01% Triton-X-100, 50mM Tris HCl, 150mM Sodium chloride, 10mM Glutathione, 0.25mM DTT, 0.1mM EDTA, 0.1mM PMSF, pH 7.5

    This product is an active protein and may elicit a biological response in vivo, handle with caution.

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • FADK
    • FADK 1
    • FAK related non kinase polypeptide
    • FAK1
    • FAK1_HUMAN
    • Focal adhesion Kinase
    • Focal adhesion kinase 1
    • Focal adhesion kinase isoform FAK Del33
    • Focal adhesion kinase related nonkinase
    • FRNK
    • p125FAK
    • pp125FAK
    • PPP1R71
    • Protein phosphatase 1 regulatory subunit 71
    • Protein tyrosine kinase 2
    • Protein-tyrosine kinase 2
    • Ptk2
    • PTK2 protein tyrosine kinase 2
    see all
  • Function
    Non-receptor protein-tyrosine kinase implicated in signaling pathways involved in cell motility, proliferation and apoptosis. Activated by tyrosine-phosphorylation in response to either integrin clustering induced by cell adhesion or antibody cross-linking, or via G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) occupancy by ligands such as bombesin or lysophosphatidic acid, or via LDL receptor occupancy. Microtubule-induced dephosphorylation at Tyr-397 is crucial for the induction of focal adhesion disassembly. Plays a potential role in oncogenic transformations resulting in increased kinase activity.
  • Tissue specificity
    Expressed in all organs tested, in lymphoid cell lines, but most abundantly in brain.
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the protein kinase superfamily. Tyr protein kinase family. FAK subfamily.
    Contains 1 FERM domain.
    Contains 1 protein kinase domain.
  • Domain
    The first Pro-rich domain interacts with the SH3 domain of CRK-associated substrate (BCAR1) and CASL.
    The carboxy-terminal region is the site of focal adhesion targeting (FAT) sequence which mediates the localization of FAK1 to focal adhesions.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    Phosphorylated on 6 tyrosine residues upon activation. Microtubule-induced dephosphorylation at Tyr-397 could be catalyzed by PTPN11 and regulated by ZFYVE21. Dephosphorylated by PTPN11 upon EPHA2 activation by its ligand EFNA1.
  • Cellular localization
    Cell junction > focal adhesion. Cell membrane. Constituent of focal adhesions.
  • Information by UniProt

Recombinant human FAK protein images

  • Kinase Assay demonstrating specific activity of ab105909.
  • SDS-PAGE showing ab105909 at approximately 140kDa.

References for Recombinant human FAK protein (ab105909)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Heim JB  et al. Myosin-1E interacts with FAK proline-rich region 1 to induce fibronectin-type matrix. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 114:3933-3938 (2017). Other ; Mouse, Human . Read more (PubMed: 28348210) »

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