• Product nameAnti-ATG9A antibody [EPR2450(2)]
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  • Description
    Rabbit monoclonal [EPR2450(2)] to ATG9A
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: Flow Cyt, WB, IP, IHC-P, ICCmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide corresponding to a region within Human ATG9A.

  • Positive control
    • HepG2, 293T, A375, cell line lysates Mouse brain and rat brain cell lysates Paraffin-embedded human colon tissue
  • 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.

    Alternative versions available:

    Anti-ATG9A antibody (Alexa Fluor® 488) [EPR2450(2)] (ab206252)

    Anti-ATG9A antibody (Alexa Fluor® 647) [EPR2450(2)] (ab206253)


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab108338 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
Flow Cyt Use at an assay dependent concentration.
WB 1/1000 - 1/10000. Predicted molecular weight: 94 kDa.
IP 1/10 - 1/100.
IHC-P 1/100 - 1/250. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
ICC 1/50 - 1/100.


  • FunctionInvolved in autophagy and cytoplasm to vacuole transport (Cvt) vesicle formation. Plays a key role in the organization of the preautophagosomal structure/phagophore assembly site (PAS), the nucleating site for formation of the sequestering vesicle. Cycles between a juxta-nuclear trans-Golgi network compartment and late endosomes. Nutrient starvation induces accumulation on autophagosomes. Starvation-dependent trafficking requires ULK1, ATG13 and SUPT20H.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the ATG9 family.
  • Cellular localizationCytoplasmic vesicle, autophagosome membrane. Golgi apparatus, trans-Golgi network membrane. Late endosome membrane. Endoplasmic reticulum membrane. Under amino acid starvation or rapamycin treatment, redistributes from a juxtanuclear clustered pool to a dispersed peripheral cytosolic pool. The starvation-induced redistribution depends on ULK1, ATG13, as well as SH3GLB1.
  • Information by UniProt
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  • Alternative names
    • APG9 autophagy 9-like 1 antibody
    • APG9 like 1 antibody
    • APG9-like 1 antibody
    • APG9L1 antibody
    • ATG9 antibody
    • ATG9 autophagy related 9 homolog A antibody
    • ATG9 autophagy related 9 homolog A (S. cerevisiae) antibody
    • ATG9A antibody
    • ATG9A_HUMAN antibody
    • Autophagy 9-like 1 protein antibody
    • Autophagy related protein 9A antibody
    • Autophagy-related protein 9A antibody
    • mATG9 antibody
    • MGD3208 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000206046 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000206048 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000206049 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000206062 antibody
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Anti-ATG9A antibody [EPR2450(2)] images

  • ab108338 staining ATG9A in the human cell line HepG2 (human hepatocellular carcinoma) by flow cytometry. Cells were fixed with 4% paraformaldehyde and the sample was incubated with the primary antibody at a dilution of 1/40. A goat anti rabbit IgG (Alexa Fluor® 488) at a dilution of 1/2000 was used as the secondary antibody.

    Isoytype control: Rabbit monoclonal IgG (Black)

    Unlabelled control: Cell without incubation with primary antibody and secondary antibody (Blue)

  • Predicted band size : 94 kDa

    Lane 1: Wild-type HAP1 cell lysate (20 µg)
    Lane 2: ATG9A knockout HAP1 cell lysate (20 µg)
    Lane 3: HepG2 cell lysate (20 µg)
    Lane 4: A375 cell lysate (20 µg)
    Lanes 1 - 4: Merged signal (red and green). Green - ab108338 observed at 100 and 130 kDa. Red - loading control, ab8245, observed at 37 kDa.
    ab108338 was shown to specifically react with ATG9A when ATG9A knockout samples were used. Wild-type and ATG9A knockout samples were subjected to SDS-PAGE. ab108338 and ab8245 (loading control to GAPDH) were diluted 1/1000 and 1/2000 and incubated overnight at 4°C. Blots were developed with goat anti-rabbit IgG (H + L) and goat anti-mouse IgG (H + L) secondary antibodies at 1/10 000 dilution for 1 h at room temperature before imaging.

  • All lanes : Anti-ATG9A antibody [EPR2450(2)] (ab108338) at 1/1000 dilution

    Lane 1 : HepG2 cell lysate
    Lane 2 : 293T cell lysate
    Lane 3 : A375 cell lysate
    Lane 4 : Mouse brain cell lysate
    Lane 5 : Rat brain cell lysate

    Lysates/proteins at 10 µg per lane.

    Predicted band size : 94 kDa
  • ab108338, at 1/100, staining ATG9A in paraffin-embedded Human colon tissue by Immunohistochemistry.
  • ab108338, at 1/50, staining ATG9A in HepG2 cells by Immunofluorescence.

References for Anti-ATG9A antibody [EPR2450(2)] (ab108338)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Moreau K  et al. Methods to analyze SNARE-dependent vesicular fusion events that regulate autophagosome biogenesis. Methods 75:19-24 (2015). Read more (PubMed: 25461811) »
  • Zavodszky E  et al. Mutation in VPS35 associated with Parkinson's disease impairs WASH complex association and inhibits autophagy. Nat Commun 5:3828 (2014). ICC/IF ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 24819384) »

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Application Western blot
Sample Human Cell lysate - whole cell (breast cancer cell line)
Gel Running Conditions Reduced Denaturing (gel 8%)
Loading amount 20 µg
Specification breast cancer cell line
Blocking step Milk as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: RT°C

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Submitted Nov 24 2015