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Application Abreviews Notes
WB Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Predicted molecular weight: 65 kDa.
IP Use at an assay dependent concentration.
Flow Cyt Use at an assay dependent concentration. ab170190-Mouse monoclonal IgG1, is suitable for use as an isotype control with this antibody.
RIA Use at an assay dependent concentration.

Target

  • FunctionCatalyzes the production of GABA.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the group II decarboxylase family.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    Phosphorylated; which does not affect kinetic parameters or subcellular location.
    Palmitoylated; which is required for presynaptic clustering.
  • Cellular localizationCytoplasm > cytosol. Cytoplasmic vesicle. Cell junction > synapse > presynaptic cell membrane. Golgi apparatus membrane. Associated to cytoplasmic vesicles. In neurons, cytosolic leaflet of Golgi membranes and presynaptic clusters.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • 65 kDa glutamic acid decarboxylase antibody
    • DCE 2 antibody
    • DCE2 antibody
    • DCE2_HUMAN antibody
    • GAD 2 antibody
    • GAD 65 antibody
    • GAD-2 antibody
    • GAD-65 antibody
    • Gad2 antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 2 (pancreas) antibody
    • Glutamate Decarboxylase 2 (pancreatic islets and brain 65kDa) antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 2 antibody
    • Glutamate Decarboxylase 65 antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 65 kDa isoform antibody
    • Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase 2 antibody
    • Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase 65 antibody
    • MGC161605 antibody
    • MGC161607 antibody
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Anti-GAD65 antibody [144] images



  • Predicted band size : 65 kDa
    Observed band size : ~65-70 kDa (why is the actual band size different from the predicted?)

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  • ab85866 staining GAD65 in murine brain synaptosomes by Flow cytometry.
    Cells were homogenized and centrifuged then fixed in paraformaldehyde and permeabilized using PBS Tween. Size gating was used. Primary antibody used at 0.5µg/ml and incubated for 30 minutes at 24°C. The secondary antibody used was an undiluted, Alexa Fluor®488 conjugated goat anti-rabbit IgG.

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References for Anti-GAD65 antibody [144] (ab85866)

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Application Flow Cytometry
Sample Human Cell (Brain synaptosomes)
Specification Brain synaptosomes
Preparation Cell harvesting/tissue preparation method: Homogenization and centrigugation
Sample buffer: Sucrose 0.32M
Fixation Formaldehyde
Permeabilization Yes - PBS- tween
Gating Strategy Size-gated
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Application Flow Cytometry
Sample Mouse Cell (Brain synaptosomes)
Specification Brain synaptosomes
Preparation Cell harvesting/tissue preparation method: Homogenization and centrifugation
Sample buffer: Sucrose 0.32M
Fixation Paraformaldehyde
Permeabilization Yes - PBS- tween
Gating Strategy Size-gated
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Application Western blot
Sample Human Tissue lysate - other (Brain synaptosomes)
Loading amount 20 µg
Specification Brain synaptosomes
Gel Running Conditions Reduced Denaturing
Blocking step Milk as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: RT°C
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