Anti-GM130 antibody - Drosophila Golgi/Cis-Golgi Marker (ab30637)


  • Product name
    Anti-GM130 antibody - Drosophila Golgi/Cis-Golgi Marker
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  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to GM130 - Drosophila Golgi/Cis-Golgi Marker
  • Host species
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: ICC/IF, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Drosophila melanogaster
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide conjugated to KLH derived from within residues 750 to the C-terminus of Fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) GM130.

    (Peptide available as ab32335.)

  • Positive control
    • Drosophila S2 Cells


  • Form
  • Storage instructions
    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
  • Storage buffer
    pH: 7.40
    Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
    Constituents: PBS, 1% BSA

    Batches of this product that have a concentration < 1mg/ml may have BSA added as a stabilising agent. If you would like information about the formulation of a specific lot, please contact our scientific support team who will be happy to help.
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  • Purity
    Immunogen affinity purified
  • Clonality
  • Isotype
  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab30637 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
ICC/IF Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml.
WB Use a concentration of 0.1 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 95 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 95 kDa).


  • Function
    Golgi auto-antigen; probably involved in maintaining cis-Golgi structure.
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the GOLGA2 family.
  • Domain
    Extended rod-like protein with coiled-coil domains.
  • Cellular localization
    Golgi apparatus > Golgi stack membrane.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Alternative names
    • 130 kDa cis Golgi matrix protein antibody
    • 130 kDa cis-Golgi matrix protein antibody
    • Cis golgi matrix protein GM130 antibody
    • GM130 antibody
    • Gm130 autoantigen antibody
    • GOGA2_HUMAN antibody
    • GOLGA 2 antibody
    • Golga2 antibody
    • Golgi autoantigen antibody
    • Golgi autoantigen golgin subfamily a 2 antibody
    • Golgi matrix protein GM130 antibody
    • Golgin 95 antibody
    • golgin A2 antibody
    • Golgin subfamily a 2 antibody
    • Golgin subfamily A member 2 antibody
    • Golgin-95 antibody
    • MGC20672 antibody
    • SY11 protein antibody
    see all


  • The image shows staining of Drosophila S2 cells using ab30637 to cis-Golgi/Golgi marker, GM130. For comparison, S2 cells were stained with an antibody to the trans-Golgi marker, GCC88. Gm130 stained the cis-Golgi region and appears to be a superior Golgi marker to GCC88.
  • All lanes : Anti-GM130 antibody - Drosophila Golgi/Cis-Golgi Marker (ab30637) at 0.1 µg/ml

    Lane 1 : Drosophila melanogaster S2 cell extract
    Lane 2 : Drosophila melanogaster S2 cell extract + specific siRNA

    Predicted band size: 95 kDa
    Observed band size: 95 kDa

  • ab30637 at a 1/100 dilution staining Golgi/Cis-Golgi in Drosophila S2R+ cells by Immunocytochemistry/ Immunofluorescence.
    Expression of recombinant wild type pgant3 (pIB-pgant3-V5), pgant3m1 (pIB-m1-V5), and pgant3m2 (pIB-m2-V5) in Drosophila S2R+ cells. Cells were then stained for V5 and the Golgi marker GM130 revealing Golgi localization of wild type pgant3 and pgant3m1.
  • All lanes : Anti-GM130 antibody - Drosophila Golgi/Cis-Golgi Marker (ab30637) at 1 µg/ml

    Lane 1 : Schneider L2 whole cell lysate (ab14893)
    Lane 2 : Schneider L2 whole cell lysate (ab14893) with D. melanogaster GM130 peptide (ab32335) at 1 µg/ml

    Lysates/proteins at 10 µg per lane.

    All lanes : Goat Anti-Rabbit IgG H&L (HRP) preadsorbed (ab97080) at 1/5000 dilution

    Predicted band size: 95 kDa
    Observed band size: 105 kDa (why is the actual band size different from the predicted?)
    Additional bands at: 70 kDa. We are unsure as to the identity of these extra bands.


This product has been referenced in:
  • Gordon DE  et al. VAMP3/Syb and YKT6 are required for the fusion of constitutive secretory carriers with the plasma membrane. PLoS Genet 13:e1006698 (2017). Read more (PubMed: 28403141) »
  • Kamalesh K  et al. Phosphatidylinositol 5-phosphate 4-kinase regulates early endosomal dynamics during clathrin-mediated endocytosis. J Cell Sci 130:2119-2133 (2017). WB, IHC-P ; Drosophila melanogaster . Read more (PubMed: 28507272) »

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Customer reviews and Q&As

Western blot
Loading amount
20 µg
Gel Running Conditions
Reduced Denaturing (4-12%)
Zebrafish Tissue lysate - whole (total larvae, 4 days post fertilization)
total larvae, 4 days post fertilization
Blocking step
Milk as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: 21°C

Dr. Evgenia Salta

Verified customer

Submitted Oct 27 2014

Immunocytochemistry/ Immunofluorescence
Blocking step
BSA as blocking agent for 2 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 1% · Temperature: 25°C
Fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) Cell (Whole Ovary/egg chamber)
Whole Ovary/egg chamber
Yes - 1% Triton-X100 2h 1% BSA

Dr. Irina Catrina

Verified customer

Submitted Jun 06 2014

Thank you for your enquiry regarding ab30637 and for taking the time to provide some useful details of the experiments. I am very sorry to hear that you are having problems with this antibody.

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Immunocytochemistry/ Immunofluorescence
Fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) Cell (eye disc)
eye disc
Yes - 0.1% triton
Blocking step
Serum as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: 22°C

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