Storage, Stability and Shipping
: Store product at –70o
C. For optimal storage, aliquot target into smaller quantities after centrifugation and store at recommended temperature. For most favorable performance, avoid repeated handling and multiple freeze/thaw cycles.
: Kinase Assay, Western Blot
: ~114 kDa
: RPS6KA4; RSK-B; RSKB
: MSK2 or mitogen- and stress-activated protein kinase-2 is a member of the serine/threonine kinases family that contains 2 non-identical kinase catalytic domains and phosphorylates various substrates, including CREB1 and c-fos. MSK2 is also known as ribosomal protein S6 kinase 4 (RPS6KA4) that are activated by the mitogen-activated protein kinases ERK1, ERK2, and p38.
1. Deak, M. et.al: Mitogen- and stress-activated protein kinase-1 (MSK1) is directly activated by MAPK and SAPK2/p38, and may mediate activation of CREB. EMBO J. 17: 4426-4441, 1998.
2. Pierrat, B. et.al: RSK-B, a novel ribosomal S6 kinase family member, is a CREB kinase under dominant control of p38-alpha mitogen-activated protein kinase (p38-alpha-MAPK). J. Biol. Chem. 273: 29661-29671, 1998.
: 50mM Tris-HCl, pH 7.5, 150mM NaCl, 10mM glutathione, 0.1mM EDTA, 0.25mM DTT, 0.1mM PMSF, 25% glycerol.
||Specific Activity: Sample Kinase Activity Plot. For specific information on a given lot, see related technical data sheet.
||Purity: Sample Purity Data. For specific information on a given lot, see related technical data sheet.
The MSK2, Active product can be utilized in the following research areas, but not limited to:
Cancer, Cellular Stress, Inflammation, Neurobiology, NfkB Pathway, p38 Pathway, Ser/Thr Kinases