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c-Jun Fusion Protein Beads
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Protein substrate

c-Jun Fusion Protein Beads #9811

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Supporting Data

MW (kDa) 35

Application Key:

  • W-Western
  • IP-Immunoprecipitation
  • IHC-Immunohistochemistry
  • ChIP-Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • IF-Immunofluorescence
  • F-Flow Cytometry
  • E-P-ELISA-Peptide

Species Cross-Reactivity Key:

  • H-Human
  • M-Mouse
  • R-Rat
  • Hm-Hamster
  • Mk-Monkey
  • Mi-Mink
  • C-Chicken
  • Dm-D. melanogaster
  • X-Xenopus
  • Z-Zebrafish
  • B-Bovine
  • Dg-Dog
  • Pg-Pig
  • Sc-S. cerevisiae
  • Ce-C. elegans
  • Hr-Horse
  • All-All Species Expected

Product Description

c-Jun Fusion Protein Beads selectively "pull down" SAPK/JNK and also serve as a useful substrate to measure SAPK/JNK activity. It is expressed as a recombinant protein fusion to amino acid residues corresponding to c-Jun codons 1-89. The fusion protein is produced in E. coli and is supplied as a 50% slurry of c-Jun Fusion Protein beads.

Product Usage Information

Prior to use, put the tube on ice for 5 minutes to lower viscosity of buffer. Then beads should be resuspended to a 50% slurry by inversion or gentle vortexing.

Solutions and Reagents

Storage Buffer:

20 mM Tris-HCl (pH 7.4)

150 mM NaCl

1 mM Na2EDTA

1 mM EGTA

1% Triton X-100

2.5 mM sodium pyrophosphate

1 mM β-glycerophosphate

1 mM Na3VO4

1 µg/ml leupeptin

50% glycerol

Note: Please aliquot prior to first use.

Storage

Store at -20°C.

Background

c-Jun is a member of the Jun family containing c-Jun, JunB, and JunD, and is a component of the transcription factor activator protein-1 (AP-1). AP-1 is composed of dimers of Fos, Jun, and ATF family members and binds to and activates transcription at TRE/AP-1 elements (reviewed in 1). Extracellular signals including growth factors, chemokines, and stress activate AP-1-dependent transcription. The transcriptional activity of c-Jun is regulated by phosphorylation at Ser63 and Ser73 through SAPK/JNK (reviewed in 2). Knock-out studies in mice have shown that c-Jun is essential for embryogenesis (3), and subsequent studies have demonstrated roles for c-Jun in various tissues and developmental processes including axon regeneration (4), liver regeneration (5), and T cell development (6). AP-1 regulated genes exert diverse biological functions including cell proliferation, differentiation, and apoptosis, as well as transformation, invasion and metastasis, depending on cell type and context (7-9). Other target genes regulate survival, as well as hypoxia and angiogenesis (8,10). Research studies have implicated c-Jun as a promising therapeutic target for cancer, vascular remodeling, acute inflammation, and rheumatoid arthritis (11,12).

  1. Jochum, W. et al. (2001) Oncogene 20, 2401-12.
  2. Davis, R.J. (2000) Cell 103, 239-52.
  3. Hilberg, F. et al. (1993) Nature 365, 179-81.
  4. Raivich, G. et al. (2004) Neuron 43, 57-67.
  5. Behrens, A. et al. (2002) EMBO J 21, 1782-90.
  6. Riera-Sans, L. and Behrens, A. (2007) J Immunol 178, 5690-700.
  7. Leppä, S. and Bohmann, D. (1999) Oncogene 18, 6158-62.
  8. Shaulian, E. and Karin, M. (2002) Nat Cell Biol 4, E131-6.
  9. Weiss, C. and Bohmann, D. (2004) Cell Cycle 3, 111-3.
  10. Karamouzis, M.V. et al. (2007) Mol Cancer Res 5, 109-20.
  11. Kim, S. and Iwao, H. (2003) J Pharmacol Sci 91, 177-81.
  12. Dass, C.R. and Choong, P.F. (2008) Pharmazie 63, 411-4.

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