Rabbit anti AKT2 (pSer474) antibody
recognizes AKT2 also known as RAC-beta serine/threonine-protein kinase and protein kinase B beta, when phosphorylated at serine 474. AKT2 is a serine/threonine protein kinase that plays a key role in the PI3K-Akt signaling pathway, known to regulate cell growth, proliferation and survival. AKT2 is specifically involved in the insulin receptor signaling pathway. AKT2 is phosphorylated at serine 474 by (MAPK)-activated protein kinase-2, integrin-linked kinase, p38 MAPK, PKCα, PKCβII, mTORC2, double-stranded DNA-dependent PK, autophosphorylation and ATM. Phosphorylation at threonine 309 and serine 474 are required for full activation of AKT2 (Suizu et al. 2009
- Target Species
- Species Cross-Reactivity
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- N.B. Antibody reactivity and working conditions may vary between species.
- Product Form
- Purified IgG - liquid
- Antiserum Preparation
- Antiserum to AKT2 (pSer474) was raised by repeated immunization of rabbits with highly purified antigen. Purified IgG was prepared from whole serum by affinity chromatography.
- Buffer Solution
- Phosphate buffered saline
- Preservative Stabilisers
- 0.02% Sodium Azide
- Phospho specific-peptide corresponding to residues surrounding serine 474 of human AKT2
- Store at -20oC
Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
This product should be stored undiluted. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
- 12 months from date of despatch
- Entrez Gene
- GO Terms
protein serine/threonine kinase activity
insulin receptor signaling pathway
negative regulation of plasma membrane long-chain fatty acid transport
positive regulation of glucose import
positive regulation of fatty acid beta-oxidation
positive regulation of glycogen biosynthetic process
- For research purposes only
This product has been reported to work in the following applications. This information is derived from testing within our laboratories, peer-reviewed publications or personal communications from the originators. Please refer to references indicated for further information. For general protocol recommendations, please visit the antibody protocols page.
Applications of AKT2 (pSer474) antibody
|Immunohistology - Paraffin
Where this product has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrates the product for use in their own system using appropriate negative/positive controls.
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Secondary Antibodies Available
Useful Reagents Available
Product Specific References
Suizu, F. et al. (2009) The E3 ligase TTC3 facilitates ubiquitination and degradation of phosphorylated Akt
Dev Cell. 17 (6): 800-10.
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