• Product nameAnti-GAD65 + GAD67 antibody
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  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to GAD65 + GAD67
  • SpecificityReacts specifically with GAD 65 and GAD 67 isoforms from brain.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, IHC-Pmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Cat, Human, Pig
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide:


    conjugated to KLH by a Glutaraldehyde linker, corresponding to C terminal amino acids 579-594 (with N-terminally added lysine) of Human GAD67. The sequence is identical in Human GAD 65 (amino acids 570-585).

  • Positive control
    • Rat brain extract. Rat pancreas tissue sections.


  • FormLiquid
  • Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term.
  • Storage bufferPreservative: 15mM Sodium Azide
    Constituents: 0.01M PBS, pH 7.4
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  • PurityIon Exchange Chromatography
  • Purification notesWhole antiserum is fractionated and then further purified by ion-exchange chromatography to provide the IgG fraction of antiserum that is essentially free of other Rabbit serum proteins.
  • ClonalityPolyclonal
  • IsotypeIgG
  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab49832 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
WB 1/10000. Predicted molecular weight: 65 kDa.
IHC-P 1/1000.


  • RelevanceThis gene encodes one of several forms of glutamic acid decarboxylase, identified as a major autoantigen in insulin-dependent diabetes. The enzyme encoded is responsible for catalyzing the production of gamma aminobutyric acid from L glutamic acid. A pathogenic role for this enzyme has been identified in the human pancreas since it has been identified as an autoantibody and an autoreactive T cell target in insulin dependent diabetes. This gene may also play a role in the stiff man syndrome.
  • Cellular localizationCytoplasm; cytosol. Associated to cytoplasmic vesicles. In neurons, cytosolic leaflet of Golgi membranes and presynaptic clusters.
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • 65 kDa glutamic acid decarboxylase antibody
    • 67 kDa glutamic acid decarboxylase antibody
    • GAD 65 antibody
    • GAD 67 antibody
    • GAD1 antibody
    • GAD2 antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 1 antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 2 antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 2 pancreatic islets and brain 65kDa antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 65 kDa isoform antibody
    • Glutamate decarboxylase 67 kDa isoform antibody
    • SCP antibody
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Anti-GAD65 + GAD67 antibody images

  • Immunohistochemical analysis of formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded Rat pancreatics sections labelling GAD65 & GAD67 with ab49832 at a concentration of 1/1000. The secondary used was a biotin peroxidase.

  • ab49832 staining human pancreas tissue sections by IHC-P.  Sections were formaldehyde fixed and subjected to heat mediated antigen retreival in 10mM citrate buffer prior to incubation with ab49832, diluted 1/2000, for 1 hour at 25°C.  An Alexa Fluor® 546 conjugated goat anti-rabbit antibody, diluted 1/200, was used as the secondary.

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References for Anti-GAD65 + GAD67 antibody (ab49832)

This product has been referenced in:
  • González-Gómez M & Meyer G Dynamic expression of calretinin in embryonic and early fetal human cortex. Front Neuroanat 8:41 (2014). Read more (PubMed: 24917793) »
  • Aligny C  et al. Ketamine alters cortical integration of GABAergic interneurons and induces long-term sex-dependent impairments in transgenic Gad67-GFP mice. Cell Death Dis 5:e1311 (2014). ICC/IF ; Mouse . Read more (PubMed: 24991763) »

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Application IHC - Wholemount
Sample Rat Tissue (Inhibitory Neurons)
Specification Inhibitory Neurons

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Submitted Nov 18 2015

Thank you for contacting us. We recommend that you use this antibody for IHC-P at a dilution of 1/1000, incuabted overnight. You should first block the tissue with 10% normal serum plus 1% BSA for 1-2 hours to diminish background.

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Thank you for your reply. I recommend the following HRP conjugated secondary antibodies to use with these rabbit Anti-GAD65+GAD67 primary antibodies. I have included one product from a donkey host and another from goat. Both are guaranteed and the c...

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I am sorry to hearthat you are encountering some problems with this antibody.

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I am happy you received the antibody already, and hope it works as expected.
If not, please do let us know and we will be happy to assist you further.

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The anti-GAD65 + GAD67 antibody (ab49832) has to our knowledge not been used with free floating sections as yet and your customer would therefore be eligible for a testing discount. I have generated the code...

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Abcam has not validated the combination of species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Immunohistochemistry free floating
Sample Rat Tissue sections (Brain)
Specification Brain

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Submitted Sep 22 2010

Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/PFA-fixed paraffin-embedded sections)
Sample Mouse Tissue sections (brain)
Specification brain
Fixative Paraformaldehyde
Antigen retrieval step Heat mediated - Buffer/Enzyme Used: DAKO buffer
Blocking step (agent) for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 10% · Temperature: 25°C

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Submitted Aug 11 2008

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