Acetylation of histones such histone H3 has been involved in the regulation of chromatin structure and the recruitment of transcription factors to gene promoters. HATs (histone acetyltransferases) and HDACs (histone deacetylases) play a critical role in controlling histone H3 actylation. Histone acetylation is tightly involved in cell cycle regulation, cell proliferation and apoptosis. An imbalance in the equilibrium of histone acetylation has been associated with tumorigenesis and cancer progression.
Histone H3 Acetylation Assay Kit (ab115102) allows the user to measure global acetylation of histone H3 at tremendously fast speeds and consistency, superior and safer than all other current methods. The kit is ready-to-use and provides all the essential components needed to carry out a successful assay experiment. The kit is suitable for specifically measuring global histone H3 acetylation using a variety of mammalian cells including fresh and frozen tissues, and cultured adherent and suspension cells.
|Components||48 tests||96 tests|
|10X Lysis Buffer||1 x 5ml||1 x 10ml|
|10X Wash Buffer||1 x 14ml||1 x 28ml|
|8-Well Assay Strips (with Frame)||6 units||12 units|
|Acetylated Histone H3 Control (60 µg/mL)||1 x 10µl||1 x 20µl|
|Antibody Buffer||1 x 6ml||1 x 12ml|
|Blocking Buffer||1 x 10ml||1 x 20ml|
|Capture Antibody, 100 µg/mL||1 x 25µl||1 x 50µl|
|Detection Antibody, 400 µg/mL||1 x 10µl||1 x 20µl|
|Developing Solution||1 x 5ml||1 x 10ml|
|Extraction Buffer||1 x 8ml||1 x 16ml|
|Histone Buffer||1 x 0.5ml||1 x 1ml|
|Stop Solution||1 x 3ml||1 x 6ml|
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab115102 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|Functional Studies||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
ab115102 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.