Anti-Vimentin antibody [V9] (Biotin) (ab79032)


  • Product nameAnti-Vimentin antibody [V9] (Biotin)
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  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [V9] to Vimentin (Biotin)
  • ConjugationBiotin
  • SpecificityWe have data to indicate that this antibody may not cross react with Mouse. However, this has not been conclusively tested and expression levels may vary in certain cell lines/tissues.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-Pmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Rat, Rabbit, Horse, Chicken, Hamster, Cow, Cat, Dog, Human, Pig, Monkey, Gerbil
  • Immunogen

    Purified Vimentin from pig eye lens

  • Positive control
    • Human osteosarcoma and other Sarcoma tissues.



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab79032 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
  • Application notesIHC-P: 1/100 for 20 min at RT.
    Staining of formalin-fixed tissues requires boiling tissue sections in 10mM citrate buffer, pH 6.0, for 10-20 min followed by cooling at RT for 20 min.

    Not yet tested in other applications.
    Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
  • Target

    • FunctionVimentins are class-III intermediate filaments found in various non-epithelial cells, especially mesenchymal cells. Vimentin is attached to the nucleus, endoplasmic reticulum, and mitochondria, either laterally or terminally.
      Involved with LARP6 in the stabilization of type I collagen mRNAs for CO1A1 and CO1A2.
    • Tissue specificityHighly expressed in fibroblasts, some expression in T- and B-lymphocytes, and little or no expression in Burkitt's lymphoma cell lines. Expressed in many hormone-independent mammary carcinoma cell lines.
    • Involvement in diseaseCataract 30
    • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the intermediate filament family.
    • DomainThe central alpha-helical coiled-coil rod region mediates elementary homodimerization.
      The [IL]-x-C-x-x-[DE] motif is a proposed target motif for cysteine S-nitrosylation mediated by the iNOS-S100A8/A9 transnitrosylase complex.
    • Post-translational
      Filament disassembly during mitosis is promoted by phosphorylation at Ser-55 as well as by nestin (By similarity). One of the most prominent phosphoproteins in various cells of mesenchymal origin. Phosphorylation is enhanced during cell division, at which time vimentin filaments are significantly reorganized. Phosphorylation by PKN1 inhibits the formation of filaments. Phosphorylated at Ser-56 by CDK5 during neutrophil secretion in the cytoplasm. Phosphorylated by STK33.
      O-glycosylated during cytokinesis at sites identical or close to phosphorylation sites, this interferes with the phosphorylation status.
      S-nitrosylation is induced by interferon-gamma and oxidatively-modified low-densitity lipoprotein (LDL(ox)) possibly implicating the iNOS-S100A8/9 transnitrosylase complex.
    • Cellular localizationCytoplasm.
    • Information by UniProt
    • Database links
    • FormVimentin is found in connective tissue and in the cytoskeleton.
    • Alternative names
      • CTRCT30 antibody
      • Epididymis luminal protein 113 antibody
      • FLJ36605 antibody
      • HEL113 antibody
      • VIM antibody
      • VIME_HUMAN antibody
      • Vimentin antibody
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    Anti-Vimentin antibody [V9] (Biotin) images

    • ab79032 at 1/100 dilution staining Vimentin in human osteosarcoma by Immunohistochemistry, Formalin-fixed, Paraffin-embedded tissue using peroxidase-conjugate and AEC chromogen. Note cytoplasmic staining of tumor cells. The purified form of this antibody was used for staining.

    References for Anti-Vimentin antibody [V9] (Biotin) (ab79032)

    ab79032 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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