Overview

  • Product name

  • Description

    Rabbit polyclonal to ATM
  • Host species

    Rabbit
  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: WB, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity

    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide within Human ATM (internal sequence). The exact sequence is proprietary. (Carrier-protein conjugated).
    Database link: Q13315

  • Positive control

    • WB: HeLa and H1299 whole cell extracts. ICC/IF: HeLa cells.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab226985 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
WB 1/500 - 1/3000. Predicted molecular weight: 350 kDa.
ICC/IF 1/100 - 1/1000.

Target

  • Function

    Serine/threonine protein kinase which activates checkpoint signaling upon double strand breaks (DSBs), apoptosis and genotoxic stresses such as ionizing ultraviolet A light (UVA), thereby acting as a DNA damage sensor. Recognizes the substrate consensus sequence [ST]-Q. Phosphorylates 'Ser-139' of histone variant H2AX/H2AFX at double strand breaks (DSBs), thereby regulating DNA damage response mechanism. Also plays a role in pre-B cell allelic exclusion, a process leading to expression of a single immunoglobulin heavy chain allele to enforce clonality and monospecific recognition by the B-cell antigen receptor (BCR) expressed on individual B lymphocytes. After the introduction of DNA breaks by the RAG complex on one immunoglobulin allele, acts by mediating a repositioning of the second allele to pericentromeric heterochromatin, preventing accessibility to the RAG complex and recombination of the second allele. Also involved in signal transduction and cell cycle control. May function as a tumor suppressor. Necessary for activation of ABL1 and SAPK. Phosphorylates p53/TP53, FANCD2, NFKBIA, BRCA1, CTIP, nibrin (NBN), TERF1, RAD9 and DCLRE1C. May play a role in vesicle and/or protein transport. Could play a role in T-cell development, gonad and neurological function. Plays a role in replication-dependent histone mRNA degradation. Binds DNA ends.
  • Tissue specificity

    Found in pancreas, kidney, skeletal muscle, liver, lung, placenta, brain, heart, spleen, thymus, testis, ovary, small intestine, colon and leukocytes.
  • Involvement in disease

    Defects in ATM are the cause of ataxia telangiectasia (AT) [MIM:208900]; also known as Louis-Bar syndrome, which includes four complementation groups: A, C, D and E. This rare recessive disorder is characterized by progressive cerebellar ataxia, dilation of the blood vessels in the conjunctiva and eyeballs, immunodeficiency, growth retardation and sexual immaturity. AT patients have a strong predisposition to cancer; about 30% of patients develop tumors, particularly lymphomas and leukemias. Cells from affected individuals are highly sensitive to damage by ionizing radiation and resistant to inhibition of DNA synthesis following irradiation.
    Note=Defects in ATM contribute to T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (TALL) and T-prolymphocytic leukemia (TPLL). TPLL is characterized by a high white blood cell count, with a predominance of prolymphocytes, marked splenomegaly, lymphadenopathy, skin lesions and serous effusion. The clinical course is highly aggressive, with poor response to chemotherapy and short survival time. TPLL occurs both in adults as a sporadic disease and in younger AT patients.
    Note=Defects in ATM contribute to B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas (BNHL), including mantle cell lymphoma (MCL).
    Note=Defects in ATM contribute to B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (BCLL). BCLL is the commonest form of leukemia in the elderly. It is characterized by the accumulation of mature CD5+ B lymphocytes, lymphadenopathy, immunodeficiency and bone marrow failure.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the PI3/PI4-kinase family. ATM subfamily.
    Contains 1 FAT domain.
    Contains 1 FATC domain.
    Contains 1 PI3K/PI4K domain.
  • Domain

    The FATC domain is required for interaction with KAT5.
  • Post-translational
    modifications

    Phosphorylated by NUAK1/ARK5. Autophosphorylation on Ser-367, Ser-1893, Ser-1981 correlates with DNA damage-mediated activation of the kinase.
    Acetylation, on DNA damage, is required for activation of the kinase activity, dimer-monomer transition, and subsequent autophosphorylation on Ser-1981. Acetylated in vitro by KAT5/TIP60.
  • Cellular localization

    Nucleus. Cytoplasmic vesicle. Primarily nuclear. Found also in endocytic vesicles in association with beta-adaptin.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links

  • Alternative names

    • A-T mutated antibody
    • A-T mutated homolog antibody
    • AT mutated antibody
    • AT1 antibody
    • ATA antibody
    • Ataxia telangiectasia mutated antibody
    • Ataxia telangiectasia mutated gene antibody
    • Ataxia telangiectasia mutated homolog (human) antibody
    • Ataxia telangiectasia mutated homolog antibody
    • ATC antibody
    • ATD antibody
    • ATDC antibody
    • ATE antibody
    • ATM antibody
    • ATM serine/threonine kinase antibody
    • ATM_HUMAN antibody
    • DKFZp781A0353 antibody
    • MGC74674 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000232981 antibody
    • Serine protein kinase ATM antibody
    • Serine-protein kinase ATM antibody
    • Serine/threonine-protein kinase ATM antibody
    • Tefu antibody
    • TEL1 antibody
    • TEL1, telomere maintenance 1, homolog antibody
    • TELO1 antibody
    • Telomere fusion protein antibody
    see all

Images

  • All lanes : Anti-ATM antibody (ab226985) at 1/500 dilution

    Lane 1 : Non-transfected HeLa (human epithelial cell line from cervix adenocarcinoma) whole cell extract
    Lane 2 : HeLa, transfected with ATM shRNA, whole cell extract

    Lysates/proteins at 60 µg per lane.

    Predicted band size: 350 kDa

  • Anti-ATM antibody (ab226985) at 1/1000 dilution + H1299 whole cell extract at 30 µg

    Predicted band size: 350 kDa



    5% SDS-PAGE gel.

  • 4% paraformaldehyde-fixed HeLa (human epithelial cell line from cervix adenocarcinoma) cells stained for ATM (green) using ab226985 at 1/500 dilution in ICC/IF.

    Red: phalloidin, a cytoskeleton marker, at 1/200 dilution.

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