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mTOR (7C10) Rabbit mAb (Alexa Fluor® 488 Conjugate)
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Monoclonal Antibody - mTOR (7C10) Rabbit mAb (Alexa Fluor® 488 Conjugate), UniProt ID P42345, Entrez ID 2475 #5043

Flow Cytometry - mTOR (7C10) Rabbit mAb (Alexa Fluor® 488 Conjugate)

Flow cytometric analysis of Jurkat cells using mTOR (7C10) Rabbit mAb (Alexa Fluor® 488 Conjugate) (solid line) compared to concentration-matched Rabbit (DA1E) mAb IgG XP® Isotype Control (Alexa Fluor® 488 Conjugate) #2975 (dashed line).

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Application Dilutions
Flow Cytometry 1:50
Storage:

Supplied in PBS (pH 7.2), less than 0.1% sodium azide and 2 mg/ml BSA. Store at 4°C. Do not aliquot the antibody. Protect from light. Do not freeze.

mTOR (7C10) Rabbit mAb (Alexa Fluor® 488 Conjugate) detects endogenous levels of total mTOR protein.

Species Reactivity:

Human, Mouse, Rat, Monkey

Species predicted to react based on 100% sequence homology:

Horse

Monoclonal antibody is produced by immunizing animals with a synthetic peptide corresponding to residues surrounding Ser2481 of human mTOR. This antibody was conjugated to Alexa Fluor® 488 under optimal conditions with an F/P ratio of 2-6.

This Cell Signaling Technology antibody is conjugated to Alexa Fluor® 488 fluorescent dye and tested in-house for direct flow cytometry in human cells. The antibody is expected to exhibit the same species cross-reactivity as the unconjugated mTOR (7C10) Rabbit mAb #2983.

The mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR, FRAP, RAFT) is a Ser/Thr protein kinase (1-3) that functions as an ATP and amino acid sensor to balance nutrient availability and cell growth (4,5). When sufficient nutrients are available, mTOR responds to a phosphatidic acid-mediated signal to transmit a positive signal to p70 S6 kinase and participate in the inactivation of the eIF4E inhibitor, 4E-BP1 (6). These events result in the translation of specific mRNA subpopulations. mTOR is phosphorylated at Ser2448 via the PI3 kinase/Akt signaling pathway and autophosphorylated at Ser2481 (7,8). mTOR plays a key role in cell growth and homeostasis and may be abnormally regulated in tumors. For these reasons, mTOR is currently under investigation as a potential target for anti-cancer therapy (9).

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  2. Brown, E.J. et al. (1994) Nature 369, 756-8.
  3. Sabatini, D.M. et al. (1994) Cell 78, 35-43.
  4. Gingras, A.C. et al. (2001) Genes Dev 15, 807-26.
  5. Dennis, P.B. et al. (2001) Science 294, 1102-5.
  6. Fang, Y. et al. (2001) Science 294, 1942-5.
  7. Navé, B.T. et al. (1999) Biochem J 344 Pt 2, 427-31.
  8. Peterson, R.T. et al. (2000) J Biol Chem 275, 7416-23.
  9. Huang, S. and Houghton, P.J. (2003) Curr Opin Pharmacol 3, 371-7.
Entrez-Gene Id
2475
Swiss-Prot Acc.
P42345
For Research Use Only. Not For Use In Diagnostic Procedures.

Cell Signaling Technology is a trademark of Cell Signaling Technology, Inc.
The Alexa Fluor dye antibody conjugates in this product are sold under license from Life Technologies Corporation for research use only, except for use in combination with DNA microarrays. The Alexa Fluor® dyes (except for Alexa Fluor® 430 dye) are covered by pending and issued patents. Alexa Fluor® is a registered trademark of Molecular Probes, Inc.
U.S. Patent No. 7,429,487, foreign equivalents, and child patents deriving therefrom.

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