• Product nameAnti-NEDD4-2 antibody
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  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to NEDD4-2
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-P, ICC, ICC/IF, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human, Xenopus laevis
  • Immunogen




Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab46521 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-P 1/1000.
ICC Use at an assay dependent concentration.
ICC/IF 1/200.
WB 1/1000. Detects a band of approximately 120 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 120 kDa).


  • FunctionE3 ubiquitin-protein ligase which accepts ubiquitin from an E2 ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme in the form of a thioester and then directly transfers the ubiquitin to targeted substrates. Inhibits TGF-beta signaling by triggering SMAD2 and TGFBR1 ubiquitination and proteasome-dependent degradation. Promotes ubiquitination and internalization of various plasma membrane channels such as ENaC, Nav1.2, Nav1.3, Nav1.5, Nav1.7, Nav1.8, Kv1.3, EAAT1 or CLC5. Promotes ubiquitination and degradation of SGK1 and TNK2.
  • Tissue specificityUbiquitously expressed, with highest levels in prostate, pancreas and kidney.
  • PathwayProtein modification; protein ubiquitination.
  • Sequence similaritiesContains 1 C2 domain.
    Contains 1 HECT (E6AP-type E3 ubiquitin-protein ligase) domain.
    Contains 4 WW domains.
  • Post-translational
    Phosphorylated by SGK1 or PKA; which impairs interaction with SCNN. Interaction with YWHAH inhibits dephosphorylation.
  • Cellular localizationCytoplasm. May be recruited to exosomes by NDFIP1.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • E3 ubiquitin protein ligase NEDD4 like protein antibody
    • E3 ubiquitin-protein ligase NEDD4-like antibody
    • KIAA0439 antibody
    • NED4L_HUMAN antibody
    • NEDD4 2 antibody
    • NEDD4 2c antibody
    • Nedd4-2 antibody
    • NEDD4-2a antibody
    • NEDD4.2 antibody
    • NEDD4b antibody
    • NEDD4L antibody
    • NEDD4La antibody
    • NEDD4Lb antibody
    • NEDD4Lc antibody
    • NEDD4Ld antibody
    • NEDD4Le antibody
    • NEDD4Lf antibody
    • NEDD4Lg antibody
    • NEDD4Lh antibody
    • NEDL3 antibody
    • Neural precursor cell expressed developmentally down regulated 4 like E3 ubiquitin protein ligase antibody
    • Neural precursor cell expressed, developmentally down regulated 4 like antibody
    • RSP5 antibody
    • Ubiquitin protein ligase Rsp5 antibody
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Anti-NEDD4-2 antibody images

  • All lanes : Anti-NEDD4-2 antibody (ab46521)

    Lane 1 : Extract from non-transfected HEK293 cells
    Lane 2 : Extract from HEK293 cells transfected with NEDD4-2

    Predicted band size : 120 kDa
    Observed band size : 120 kDa
  • ab46251 (1/1000) staining NEDD4-2 in human colon using an automated system (DAKO Autostainer Plus). Using this protocol there is strong cytoplasmic and membrane staining of the intestinal glands cells.
    Sections were rehydrated and antigen retrieved with the Dako 3 in 1 AR buffer EDTA pH 9.0 in a DAKO PT link. Slides were peroxidase blocked in 3% H2O2 in methanol for 10 mins. They were then blocked with Dako Protein block for 10 minutes (containing casein 0.25% in PBS) then incubated with primary antibody for 20 min and detected with Dako envision flex amplification kit for 30 minutes. Colorimetric detection was completed with Diaminobenzidine for 5 minutes. Slides were counterstained with Haematoxylin and coverslipped under DePeX. Please note that, for manual staining, optimization of primary antibody concentration and incubation time is recommended. Signal amplification may be required.
  • ICC/IF image of ab46521 stained HeLa cells. The cells were 100% methanol fixed (5 min) and then incubated in 1%BSA / 10% normal goat serum / 0.3M glycine in 0.1% PBS-Tween for 1h to permeabilise the cells and block non-specific protein-protein interactions. The cells were then incubated with the antibody (ab46521, 5µg/ml) overnight at +4°C. The secondary antibody (green) was Alexa Fluor® 488 goat anti-rabbit IgG (H+L) used at a 1/1000 dilution for 1h. Alexa Fluor® 594 WGA was used to label plasma membranes (red) at a 1/200 dilution for 1h. DAPI was used to stain the cell nuclei (blue) at a concentration of 1.43µM.

References for Anti-NEDD4-2 antibody (ab46521)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Fu L  et al. ?F508 CFTR surface stability is regulated by DAB2 and CHIP-mediated ubiquitination in post-endocytic compartments. PLoS One 10:e0123131 (2015). WB ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 25879443) »
  • Peters DM  et al. TGF-ß directs trafficking of the epithelial sodium channel ENaC which has implications for ion and fluid transport in acute lung injury. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:E374-83 (2014). Human . Read more (PubMed: 24324142) »

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Application Western blot
Loading amount 25 µg
Gel Running Conditions Non-reduced Denaturing (6%)
Sample Human Cell lysate - whole cell (PC3)
Specification PC3
Blocking step Milk as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: RT°C

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Application Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/PFA-fixed paraffin-embedded sections)
Sample Mouse Tissue sections (Kidney)
Specification Kidney
Fixative PLP
Antigen retrieval step Heat mediated - Buffer/Enzyme Used: Tris-EGTA buffer
Permeabilization Yes - saponin
Blocking step (agent) for 30 minute(s) · Concentration: 1% · Temperature: RT°C

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To our knowledge, this product has not been tested in PIG. Our BLAST of the immunogen showed 99% homologies. Based on this data we believe that this product should work in pig samples. By p...

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The antibody is specific for Nedd4-2. There is no crossreactivity with Nedd4, also referred to as Nedd4-1.

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I have heard back regading ab131167: The antibodyimmunogen shares 71% sequence identity with human NEDD4 (Uniprot ID: P46934). We have not confirmed the cross-reactivity of this antibody with NEDD4 by testing. Read More

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Application Immunocytochemistry
Sample Human Cultured Cells (pancreas)
Specification pancreas
Fixative Paraformaldehyde
Permeabilization Yes - 0.2% Triton X100
Blocking step BSA as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: 25°C

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Application Western blot
Sample Human Cell lysate - whole cell (pancreas)
Loading amount 40 µg
Specification pancreas
Gel Running Conditions Reduced Denaturing
Blocking step BSA as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 10% · Temperature: 25°C

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