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Synthetic peptide (the amino acid sequence is considered to be commercially sensitive) corresponding to Human alpha Synuclein.
(Peptide available as
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.
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab51253 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|WB||1/5000. Detects a band of approximately 18 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 14 kDa).Can be blocked with alpha Synuclein (phospho S129) peptide (ab188826). Good results have been obtained by treating the membrane with 0.4% PFA for 30 min at room temperature before blocking it with 5% milk.|
|IHC-P||Use a concentration of 5 - 10 µg/ml. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.|
|ICC/IF||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
This image is courtesy of Professor Michael Goedert’s team (Sophie Morgan and Masami Masuda-Suzukake).
IHC image of alpha Synuclein (phospho S129) staining in Human Parkinson Substantia Nigra formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue section*, performed on a Leica Bond™ system using the standard protocol F. The section was pre-treated using heat mediated antigen retrieval with sodium citrate buffer (pH6, epitope retrieval solution 1) for 20 mins. The section was then incubated with ab51253, 10µg/ml, for 15 mins at room temperature and detected using an HRP conjugated compact polymer system. DAB was used as the chromogen. The section was then counterstained with haematoxylin and mounted with DPX. The inset negative control image is taken from an identical assay performed on Human normal Substantia Nigra.
For other IHC staining systems (automated and non-automated) customers should optimize variable parameters such as antigen retrieval conditions, primary antibody concentration and antibody incubation times.
*Tissue obtained from the Human Research Tissue Bank, supported by the NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre
Dot blot analysis of alpha Synuclein (pS129) peptide (Lane 1), alpha Synuclein (unmodified) peptide (Lane 2) labelling alpha Synuclein (pS129) with ab51253 at a dilution of 1/1000. Peroxidase conjugated goat anti-rabbit IgG (H+L) was used as the secondary antibody at a dilution of 1/2500.
Blocking and dilution buffer: 5% NFDM/TBST.
Exposure time: 3 minutes.
Direct ELISA antibody dose-response curve using ab51253. Antibody concentration of 0-5000 ng/mL. Antigen concentration of 1000 ng/mL. An alkaline phosphatase conjugated goat anti-rabbit IgG (1/1000) was used as the secondary antibody.