Overview

  • Product nameAnti-KCC2 antibody
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  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to KCC2
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-Fr, WB, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Chicken, Dog
    Predicted to work with: a wide range of other species
  • Immunogen

    N-terminal His-tag fusion protein corresponding to residues 932-1043 of rat K+/Cl- Cotransporter (KCC2).

  • Positive control
    • Rat brain membrane preparation; Madin Darby Canine Kidney (MDCK) cells

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab49917 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
IHC-Fr Use at an assay dependent concentration.
WB 1/1000. Predicted molecular weight: 123 kDa.
ICC/IF 1/200 - 1/500. PubMed: 23440186

Target

  • FunctionMediates electroneutral potassium-chloride cotransport in mature neurons. Transport occurs under isotonic conditions, but is activated 20-fold by cell swelling. Important for Cl(-) homeostasis in neurons.
  • Tissue specificityBrain specific. Detected in neuronal cells.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the SLC12A transporter family.
  • Cellular localizationMembrane.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • Electroneutral potassium chloride cotransporter 2 antibody
    • Electroneutral potassium-chloride cotransporter 2 antibody
    • Erythroid K Cl cotransporter 2 antibody
    • Furosemide sensitive K Cl cotransporter antibody
    • hKCC2 antibody
    • K-Cl cotransporter 2 antibody
    • KCC 2 antibody
    • KCC2 antibody
    • KIAA1176 antibody
    • Neuronal K Cl cotransporter antibody
    • Neuronal K-Cl cotransporter antibody
    • Potassium Chloride Cotransporter antibody
    • Potassium chloride transporter 5 antibody
    • rKCC2 antibody
    • S12A5 antibody
    • S12A5_HUMAN antibody
    • SLC12A5 antibody
    • Solute carrier family 12 (potassium chloride transporter) member 5 antibody
    • Solute carrier family 12 member 5 antibody
    see all

Anti-KCC2 antibody images

  • ab49917 staining KCC2 in rat spinal cord tissue sections by Immunohistochemistry (frozen sections). Tissue was fixed with paraformaldehyde and permeabilized using 0.1% Triton-X100. Samples were then blocked with 2% serum for 2 hours at 26°C followed by incubation with the primary antibody, at a 1/4000 dilution, for 19 hours at 4°C. The secondary antibody used was a goat anti-rabbit IgG conjugated to Alexa Fluor® 546 (red) used at a 1/4000 dilution.

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  • All lanes : Anti-KCC2 antibody (ab49917) at 1/2000 dilution

    Lane 1 : Whole tissue lysate prepared from chicken auditory brainstem/tectum.
    Lane 2 : Whole tissue lysate prepared from chicken auditory brainstem/tectum, preabsorped with immunogenic peptide.

    Lysates/proteins at 20 µg per lane.

    Secondary
    HRP-conjugated goat anti-rabbit at 1/5000 dilution
    Developed using the ECL technique

    Predicted band size : 123 kDa


    Exposure time : 10 minutes

    Image courtesy of Tobias Ackels by Abreview.

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References for Anti-KCC2 antibody (ab49917)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Yeo M  et al. Bisphenol A delays the perinatal chloride shift in cortical neurons by epigenetic effects on the Kcc2 promoter. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:4315-20 (2013). ICC/IF ; Mouse . Read more (PubMed: 23440186) »
  • Murguía-Castillo J  et al. NKCC1 and KCC2 protein expression is sexually dimorphic in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex of neonatal rats. Neurosci Lett 552:52-7 (2013). WB . Read more (PubMed: 23932891) »

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Product Wall



The image on the datasheet is from a abreview that was written by a customer.

It shows that with the blocking peptide that blocks all specific binding both bands disappear. This means that both bands depict the KCC2 protein.
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Siento mucho los problemas ocasionados por estos productos que no han funcionado como se esperaba.

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Thank you for the protocol details. I think the protocol is generally good, but I am concerned about the length of the post-fixation, 7 days. The perfusion, followed by 4 hours at most for post-fixation, should be sufficient for preservation of the bra...

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Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Western blot
Sample Chicken Tissue lysate - whole (Auditory brainstem/Tectum)
Loading amount 20 µg
Specification Auditory brainstem/Tectum
Gel Running Conditions Reduced Denaturing (7,5% Acrylamid)
Blocking step The Blocking Solution (Candor Bioscience) as blocking agent for 12 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 100% · Temperature: 4°C
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Ms. Stefanie Kurth

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Submitted Feb 10 2011

Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Immunohistochemistry (Frozen sections)
Sample Rat Tissue sections (spinal cord tissue)
Specification spinal cord tissue
Fixative Paraformaldehyde
Permeabilization Yes - 0.1% Triton-X100
Blocking step Serum as blocking agent for 2 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 2% · Temperature: 26°C
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Abcam user community

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Submitted Sep 23 2010

Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Western blot
Sample Chicken Tissue lysate - other (Brain tissue)
Loading amount 40 µg
Specification Brain tissue
Gel Running Conditions Reduced Denaturing (10%)
Blocking step Milk as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5%
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Ms. Yuhua Liu

Verified customer

Submitted Feb 09 2010

Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Western blot
Sample Chicken Tissue lysate - other (brain tissue)
Loading amount 40 µg
Specification brain tissue
Gel Running Conditions Non-reduced Non-Denaturing (Native) (10%, seperate gel)
Blocking step Milk as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5%
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Ms. Wei Shi

Verified customer

Submitted Aug 25 2009

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