The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
1/20 - 1/50. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
Use a concentration of 1 - 4 µg/ml.
Recommend PFA Fixation and Triton X-100 treatment
FunctionSerine protease inhibitor which specifically inhibits KLK5. May contribute to the regulation of the desquamation process in skin by inhibiting KLK5.
Tissue specificitySkin. Highly expressed at sites of hyperkeratosis. Also detected in thymus, tonsils, testis, pancreas, liver, placenta and brain. Expressed at stratum granulosum and stratum corneum at palmar and plantar sites (at protein level).