• Product name
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to VGLUT2
  • Host species
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: IHC-P, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide selected from the C-terminal region of Mouse VGLUT2 conjugated to KLH (NP_543129.3).

  • Positive control
    • CEM cell line and Mouse cerebellum tissue lysates; Human brain tissue.


  • Form
  • Storage instructions
    Shipped at 4°C. Store at 4°C (up to 6 months). Store at -20°C long term.
  • Storage buffer
    Preservative: 0.09% Sodium Azide
    Constituents: PBS
  • Concentration information loading...
  • Purity
    Immunogen affinity purified
  • Purification notes
    ab84103 is purified through a protein A column, followed by peptide affinity purification.
  • Clonality
  • Isotype
  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab84103 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 1/50 - 1/100.
WB 1/100 - 1/500. Predicted molecular weight: 65 kDa.


  • Function
    Mediates the uptake of glutamate into synaptic vesicles at presynaptic nerve terminals of excitatory neural cells. May also mediate the transport of inorganic phosphate.
  • Tissue specificity
    Predominantly expressed in adult brain. Expressed in amygdala, caudate nucleus, cerebral cortex, frontal lobe, hippocampus, medulla, occipital lobe, putamen, spinal cord, substantia nigra, subthalamic nucleus, temporal lobe and thalamus.
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily. Sodium/anion cotransporter family. VGLUT subfamily.
  • Developmental stage
    Expressed in fetal brain.
  • Cellular localization
    Cytoplasmic vesicle, secretory vesicle, synaptic vesicle membrane. Membrane. Cell junction, synapse, synaptosome.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • Differentiation associated BNPI antibody
    • Differentiation associated Na dependent inorganic phosphate cotransporter antibody
    • Differentiation associated Na(+) dependent inorganic phosphate cotransporter antibody
    • Differentiation-associated BNPI antibody
    • Differentiation-associated Na(+)-dependent inorganic phosphate cotransporter antibody
    • DNPI antibody
    • SLC17A6 antibody
    • Sodium dependent inorganic phosphate cotransporter antibody
    • Solute carrier family 17 (Sodium dependent inorganic phosphate cotransporter) member 6 antibody
    • Solute carrier family 17 member 6 antibody
    • Vesicular glutamate transporter 2 antibody
    • Vesicular glutamate transporter type 2 antibody
    • VGLU2_HUMAN antibody
    • VGLUT 2 antibody
    • VGluT2 antibody
    see all


  • Anti-VGLUT2 antibody (ab84103) at 1/100 dilution + CEM cell line lysates at 35 µg

    Predicted band size: 65 kDa

  • Anti-VGLUT2 antibody (ab84103) at 1/100 dilution + Mouse cerebellum tissue lysates at 35 µg

    Predicted band size: 65 kDa

  • ab84103 at 1/50 dilution, staining VGLUT2 in Human brain tissue by Immunohistochemistry, Formalin-fixed, Paraffin-embedded tissue, followed by peroxidase-conjugated secondary antibody and DAB staining.


This product has been referenced in:
  • Lisek M  et al. Glutamate Deregulation in Ketamine-Induced Psychosis-A Potential Role of PSD95, NMDA Receptor and PMCA Interaction. Front Cell Neurosci 11:181 (2017). Read more (PubMed: 28701926) »
  • Schwartz MP  et al. Human pluripotent stem cell-derived neural constructs for predicting neural toxicity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112:12516-21 (2015). Read more (PubMed: 26392547) »

See all 2 Publications for this product

Customer reviews and Q&As

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Thank you for taking time to complete our questionnaire and for contacting us. I am sorry to hear this antibody is not providing satisfactory results.

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I have checked the image and details you have kindly provided and I have following recommendations for troubleshooting;

- Heat the lysates at 60-70C for 20 minutes.
- Normally, we use BSA for blocking an...

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Thank you for your email. I am sorry to hear that you have been experiencing problem with this antibody.

In order to understand the problem better I have following questions;

- How the tissue lysate was prepared?
- Did you add pro...

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We can provide blocking peptide for this product the price will be £113 for 100ug size. Could you let us know if you are happy purchasing this then I will inform datasheet for publishing the datasheet on webs...

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Thank you for getting back to me and for providing some further details. Unfortunately, there are no MW bands on the image, so it is hard to assess the size of the two bands observed on the gel. The bands at lower range may well represent some de...

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Thank you for your enquiry regarding ab84103. It would be much appreciated if I could get some more information which would help me identify the source of the problem. 1) Bands: Could you please specify what size are the non-specific bands? A...

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I am sorry these are the only products we can recommend. The reason for recommendation is that there is very low sequence homology between the N-terminal and C-terminal end of vglut1 and vglut2. So I am presuming that antibodies against these sequences...

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It is true that ab84103 wasn't tested in ICC/IF however it does not mean, it can't be used. It only means we do not have tested data to confirm it. If you however you would like to use ab84103 in ICC/IF then I can offer you a Abreview testing discount;...

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Thank you for contacting us. The epitope of ab79157 has not been mapped so we do not know the degree of homology shared by epitope in vGlut1 and vGlut2 proteins. The predicted band size for vGlu2 protein is 64 kDa. I do agree that there ...

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