|Other Accession||NM_022766, NP_073603|
|Reactivity||Human, Rat, Horse, Dog|
|Predicted||Human, Horse, Dog|
|Alias Symbol||LK4, dA59H18.2, dA59H18.3, hCERK|
|Other Names||Ceramide kinase, hCERK, 18.104.22.168, Acylsphingosine kinase, Lipid kinase 4, LK4, CERK, KIAA1646|
|Format||Liquid. Purified antibody supplied in 1x PBS buffer with 0.09% (w/v) sodium azide and 2% sucrose.|
|Reconstitution & Storage||Add 50 &mu, l of distilled water. Final Anti-CERK antibody concentration is 1 mg/ml in PBS buffer with 2% sucrose. For longer periods of storage, store at -20°C. Avoid repeat freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||CERK Antibody - C-terminal region is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Catalyzes specifically the phosphorylation of ceramide to form ceramide 1-phosphate (PubMed:11956206, PubMed:16269826, PubMed:19168031). Acts efficiently on natural and analog ceramides (C6, C8, C16 ceramides, and C8-dihydroceramide), to a lesser extent on C2- ceramide and C6-dihydroceramide, but not on other lipids, such as various sphingosines (PubMed:11956206, PubMed:16269826, PubMed:19168031). Shows a greater preference for D-erythro isomer of ceramides (PubMed:16269826). Binds phosphoinositides (PubMed:19168031).|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Cell membrane; Peripheral membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||High level expression in heart, brain, skeletal muscle, kidney and liver; moderate in peripheral blood leukocytes and thymus; very low in spleen, small intestine, placenta and lung|
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