Overview

  • Product nameAnti-Cytochrome C antibodySee all Cytochrome C primary antibodies ...
  • Description
    Sheep polyclonal to Cytochrome C
  • Tested applicationsWB, IHC-P, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Rat, Rabbit, Dog, Human
  • Immunogen

    Full length native protein (purified) (Rabbit) conjugated to KLH

  • Positive control
    • Human heart tissue, whole extracts of MCF 7, Jurkat, Rat 1, and MDCK cells.

Applications

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

Application Abreviews Notes
WB Use a concentration of 0.1 - 0.2 µg/ml. Predicted molecular weight: 12-15 kDa.
IHC-P Use a concentration of 20 - 40 µg/ml.
ICC/IF Use a concentration of 5 - 10 µg/ml.

Target

  • FunctionElectron carrier protein. The oxidized form of the cytochrome c heme group can accept an electron from the heme group of the cytochrome c1 subunit of cytochrome reductase. Cytochrome c then transfers this electron to the cytochrome oxidase complex, the final protein carrier in the mitochondrial electron-transport chain.
    Plays a role in apoptosis. Suppression of the anti-apoptotic members or activation of the pro-apoptotic members of the Bcl-2 family leads to altered mitochondrial membrane permeability resulting in release of cytochrome c into the cytosol. Binding of cytochrome c to Apaf-1 triggers the activation of caspase-9, which then accelerates apoptosis by activating other caspases.
  • Involvement in diseaseDefects in CYCS are the cause of thrombocytopenia type 4 (THC4) [MIM:612004]; also known as autosomal dominant thrombocytopenia type 4. Thrombocytopenia is the presence of relatively few platelets in blood. THC4 is a non-syndromic form of thrombocytopenia. Clinical manifestations of thrombocytopenia are absent or mild. THC4 may be caused by dysregulated platelet formation.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the cytochrome c family.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    Binds 1 heme group per subunit.
  • Cellular localizationMitochondrion matrix.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • CYC antibody
    • CYC_HUMAN antibody
    • CYCS antibody
    • Cytochrome c antibody
    • Cytochrome c somatic antibody
    • HCS antibody
    • THC4 antibody
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Anti-Cytochrome C antibody images

  • ab49879 at 5 µg/ml staining Human MCF-7 cells. Cells were fixed and permeabilized with 3% paraformaldehyde followed by 0.5% TritonX-100 and visualised with Rabbit anti-Sheep IgG, FITC conjugate.

References for Anti-Cytochrome C antibody (ab49879)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Mu S  et al. Diosgenin induces apoptosis in IGF-1-stimulated human thyrocytes through two caspase-dependent pathways. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 418:347-52 (2012). Read more (PubMed: 22266324) »

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