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Anti-NeuN antibody [EPR12763] - Neuronal Marker (Alexa Fluor® 488) (ab190195)

Overview

  • Product nameAnti-NeuN antibody [EPR12763] - Neuronal Marker (Alexa Fluor® 488)
    See all NeuN primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit monoclonal [EPR12763] to NeuN - Neuronal Marker (Alexa Fluor® 488)
  • ConjugationAlexa Fluor® 488. Ex: 495nm, Em: 519nm
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: ICC/IF, Flow Cyt, IHC-Frmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human
    Predicted to work with: Sheep, Goat, Cat, Dog, Zebrafish, Common marmoset
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide within Human NeuN aa 1-100 (Cysteine residue). The exact sequence is proprietary.
    Database link: A6NFN3

  • Positive control
    • ICC/IF: NGF-differentiated PC12 cells and U-87 MG cells. IHC-Fr: Rat Brain (Normal). Flow Cyt: U-87 MG cells.
  • General notes

    This product is a recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibody.

    Produced using Abcam’s RabMAb® technology. RabMAb® technology is covered by the following U.S. Patents, No. 5,675,063 and/or 7,429,487.

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    Alternative versions available:

    Anti-NeuN antibody [EPR12763] - Neuronal Marker (ab177487)
    Anti-NeuN antibody (Alexa Fluor® 647) [EPR12763] - Neuronal Marker (ab190565)

    Anti-NeuN antibody (Alexa Fluor® 568) [EPR12763] - Neuronal Marker  (ab207282)

    Anti-NeuN antibody (Biotin) [EPR12763] (ab204681)

     

    Alexa Fluor® is a registered trademark of Molecular Probes, Inc, a Thermo Fisher Scientific Company. The Alexa Fluor® dye included in this product is provided under an intellectual property license from Life Technologies Corporation. As this product contains the Alexa Fluor® dye, the purchase of this product conveys to the buyer the non-transferable right to use the purchased product and components of the product only in research conducted by the buyer (whether the buyer is an academic or for-profit entity). As this product contains the Alexa Fluor® dye the sale of this product is expressly conditioned on the buyer not using the product or its components, or any materials made using the product or its components, in any activity to generate revenue, which may include, but is not limited to use of the product or its components: in manufacturing; (ii) to provide a service, information, or data in return for payment (iii) for therapeutic, diagnostic or prophylactic purposes; or (iv) for resale, regardless of whether they are sold for use in research. For information on purchasing a license to use products containing Alexa Fluor® dyes for purposes other than research, contact Life Technologies Corporation, 5791 Van Allen Way, Carlsbad, CA 92008 USA or outlicensing@lifetech.com.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab190195 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
ICC/IF 1/50 - 1/250.
Flow Cyt 1/500.

ab199091 - Rabbit monoclonal IgG (Alexa Fluor® 488), is suitable for use as an isotype control with this antibody.

IHC-Fr 1/50.

Before commencing with immunostaining protocol, perform heat mediated antigen retrieval using sodium citrate buffer, pH6.

Target

Anti-NeuN antibody [EPR12763] - Neuronal Marker (Alexa Fluor® 488) images

  • IHC image of ab190195 staining in acetone fixed  frozen tissue section of normal rat brain.

    The section was pre-treated using heat mediated antigen retrieval with sodium citrate buffer (pH6) in a Dako Pascal pressure cooker using the standard factory-set regime. Non-specific protein-protein interactions were then blocked using in TBS containing 0.025% (v/v) Triton X-100, 0.3M (w/v) glycine and 3% (w/v) BSA for 1h at room temperature. The section was then incubated with ab190195 (1/50) in TBS containing 0.025% (v/v) Triton X-100 and 3% (w/v) BSA overnight at +4°C. The section was then counterstained and mounted with SlowFade® Gold Antifade Mountant with DAPI.

    The DAPI only control (no antibody) inset shows no autofluorescence, demonstrating that any Alexa Fluor® 488 signal is dervied directly from bound ab190195. The separate images of ab190195 and DAPI alone, combined with the merged version of both signals, shows predominant co-localisation of the Alexa Fluor® 488 signal in the nuclei of the hippocampal granular layer.

    For other IHC staining systems (automated and non-automated), customers should optimize variable parameters such as antigen retrieval conditions, antibody concentrations and incubation times.

  • ab190195 staining NeuN in NGF-differentiated PC12 cells (7 days). The cells were fixed with 100% methanol (5min) and then blocked in 1% BSA/10% normal goat serum/0.3M glycine in 0.1% PBS-Tween for 1h. The cells were then incubated with ab190195 at 1/50 dilution (shown in green) and ab7291 (Mouse monoclonal [DM1A] to alpha Tubulin) at 1µg/ml overnight at +4°C, followed by a further incubation at room temperature for 1h with an Alexa Fluor® 594 Goat anti-Mouse secondary (ab150120) at 2 μg/ml (shown in red). Nuclear DNA was labelled in blue with DAPI.

  • ab190195 staining NeuN in U87-MG cells. The cells were fixed with 100% methanol (5min) and then blocked in 1% BSA/10% normal goat serum/0.3M glycine in 0.1% PBS-Tween for 1h. The cells were then incubated with ab190195 at 1/50 dilution (shown in green) and ab7291 (Mouse monoclonal [DM1A] to alpha Tubulin) at 1µg/ml overnight at +4°C, followed by a further incubation at room temperature for 1h with an Alexa Fluor® 594 Goat anti-Mouse secondary (ab150120) at 2 μg/ml (shown in red). Nuclear DNA was labelled in blue with DAPI.

  • Overlay histogram showing U-87MG cells stained with ab190195 (red line). The cells were fixed with 80% methanol (5 min) and then permeabilized with 0.1% PBS-Tween for 20 min. The cells were then incubated in 1x PBS / 10% normal goat serum / 0.3M glycine to block non-specific protein-protein interactions followed by the antibody (ab190195, 1/500 dilution) for 30 min at 22°C. Isotype control antibody (black line) was rabbit IgG (monoclonal) Alexa Fluor® 488 used at the same concentration and conditions as the primary antibody. Unlabelled sample (blue line) was also used as a control.

    Acquisition of >5,000 events were collected using a 20mW Argon ion laser (488nm) and 525/30 bandpass filter.

    This antibody gave a positive signal in U-87MG fixed with 4% formaldehyde (10 min)/permeabilized with 0.1% PBS-Tween for 20 min used under the same conditions.

References for Anti-NeuN antibody [EPR12763] - Neuronal Marker (Alexa Fluor® 488) (ab190195)

ab190195 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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Application Flow Cytometry
Fixation Paraformaldehyde
Permeabilization Yes - 0.1% saponin
Sample Mouse Cell (bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells)
Specification bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells
Gating Strategy mesenchymal stem cells
Preparation Cell harvesting/tissue preparation method: 0.05% trypsin-edta
Sample buffer: 0.5% BSA, 0.05% sodium azide,
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