WB, ELISA, ICC/IFHost:
Species: Hu, Mouse, Rat
Applications: WB, ICC/IF, IHC, IHC-P
Host: Rabbit Polyclonal
Host: Mouse Monoclonal
Protein phosphatase 1 (PP1) is a major eukaryotic protein serine/threonine phosphatase that regulates an enormous variety of cellular functions through the interaction of its catalytic subunit (PP1c) with over fifty different established or putative regulatory subunits (1). The coordinated and reciprocal action of serine/threonine (Ser/Thr) protein kinases and phosphatases produces transient phosphorylation, a fundamental regulatory mechanism for many biological processes. PP1 is ubiquitously distributed and regulates a broad range of cellular functions, including glycogen metabolism, cell-cycle progression and muscle relaxation. PP1 has evolved effective catalytic machinery but lacks substrate specificity. Substrate specificity is conferred upon PP1 through interactions with a large number of regulatory subunits (2). It has been shown that PP1 determines the efficacy of learning and memory by limiting acquisition and favouring memory decline. When PP1 is genetically inhibited during learning, short intervals between training episodes are sufficient for optimal performance (3).
|Product By Gene ID
- serine/threonine-protein phosphatase PP1-alpha catalytic subunit
- protein phosphatase 1, catalytic subunit, alpha isoform
- serine/threonine protein phosphatase PP1-alpha 1 catalytic subunit
- EC 188.8.131.52
- protein phosphatase 1, catalytic subunit, alpha isozyme
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