Validated using a knockout cell line
Recombinant
RabMAb

Anti-Bax antibody [E63] - BSA and Azide free (ab216985)

Overview

  • Product name
    Anti-Bax antibody [E63] - BSA and Azide free
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  • Description
    Rabbit monoclonal [E63] to Bax - BSA and Azide free
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: IHC-P, Sandwich ELISA, IP, WBmore details
    Unsuitable for: Flow Cyt or ICC
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human, Chinese hamster
    Predicted to work with: Cow
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide within Human Bax aa 1-100 (N terminal). The exact sequence is proprietary.

  • Positive control
    • WB: HeLa cell lysate. IHC-P: Human lymph node and rat kidney tissues.
  • General notes

    Use our conjugation kits for antibody conjugates that are ready-to-use in as little as 20 minutes with <1 minute hands-on-time and 100% antibody recovery: available for fluorescent dyes, HRP, biotin and gold.

    Our RabMAb® technology is a patented hybridoma-based technology for making rabbit monoclonal antibodies. For details on our patents, please refer to RabMab® patents

    This product is a recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibody.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab216985 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
IHC-P Use at an assay dependent concentration. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
Sandwich ELISA Use at an assay dependent concentration. Can be paired for Sandwich ELISA with Mouse monoclonal [2D2] to Bax (ab77566).
IP Use at an assay dependent concentration.
WB Use at an assay dependent concentration. Detects a band of approximately 21 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 21 kDa).
  • Application notes
    Is unsuitable for Flow Cyt or ICC.
  • Target

    • Function
      Accelerates programmed cell death by binding to, and antagonizing the apoptosis repressor BCL2 or its adenovirus homolog E1B 19k protein. Under stress conditions, undergoes a conformation change that causes translocation to the mitochondrion membrane, leading to the release of cytochrome c that then triggers apoptosis. Promotes activation of CASP3, and thereby apoptosis.
    • Tissue specificity
      Expressed in a wide variety of tissues. Isoform Psi is found in glial tumors. Isoform Alpha is expressed in spleen, breast, ovary, testis, colon and brain, and at low levels in skin and lung. Isoform Sigma is expressed in spleen, breast, ovary, testis, lung, colon, brain and at low levels in skin. Isoform Alpha and isoform Sigma are expressed in pro-myelocytic leukemia, histiocytic lymphoma, Burkitt's lymphoma, T-cell lymphoma, lymphoblastic leukemia, breast adenocarcinoma, ovary adenocarcinoma, prostate carcinoma, prostate adenocarcinoma, lung carcinoma, epidermoid carcinoma, small cell lung carcinoma and colon adenocarcinoma cell lines.
    • Sequence similarities
      Belongs to the Bcl-2 family.
    • Domain
      Intact BH3 motif is required by BIK, BID, BAK, BAD and BAX for their pro-apoptotic activity and for their interaction with anti-apoptotic members of the Bcl-2 family.
    • Cellular localization
      Cytoplasm and Mitochondrion membrane. Cytoplasm. Colocalizes with 14-3-3 proteins in the cytoplasm. Under stress conditions, undergoes a conformation change that causes release from JNK-phosphorylated 14-3-3 proteins and translocation to the mitochondrion membrane.
    • Information by UniProt
    • Database links
    • Alternative names
      • Apoptosis regulator BAX antibody
      • BAX antibody
      • Bax-protein antibody
      • BAX_HUMAN antibody
      • BAXA antibody
      • Baxdelta2G9 antibody
      • Baxdelta2G9omega antibody
      • Baxdelta2omega antibody
      • Bcl-2-like protein 4 antibody
      • BCL2 associated X protein antibody
      • BCL2 associated X protein omega antibody
      • BCL2 associated X protein transcript variant delta2 antibody
      • Bcl2-L-4 antibody
      • BCL2L4 antibody
      • membrane isoform alpha antibody
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