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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
ab171464 - Mouse monoclonal IgG2a, is suitable for use as an isotype control with this antibody.
ab184675 stained SV40LT-SMC cells. The cells were 100% Methanol fixed for 5 minutes at room temperature and then incubated in 1%BSA / 10% normal Goat serum / 0.3M glycine in 0.1% PBS-Tween for 1 hour at room temperature to permeabilise the cells and block non-specific protein-protein interactions. The cells were then incubated with the antibody (ab184675 at 1/200) overnight at +4°C. The secondary antibody (pseudo-colored green) was a Goat Anti-Mouse Alexa Fluor® 488(IgG H&L) preadsorbed (ab150117)
used at a 1/1000 dilution for 1 hour at room temperature. Alexa Fluor® 594 WGA was used to label plasma membranes (pseudo-colored red) at a 1/200 dilution for 1 hour at room temperature. DAPI was used to stain the cell nuclei (pseudo-colored blue) at a concentration of 1.43µM for 1 hour at room temperature.
Overlay histogram showing SV40LT-SMC cells stained with ab184675 (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 (ab184675, 1/50 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 SV40LT-SMC fixed with 4% formaldehyde (10 min)/permeabilized with 0.1% PBS-Tween for 20 min used under the same conditions.