Overview

  • Product name
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to WHAMM
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: IHC-P, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    antigen sequence: EELKVIDCVV GLQDDKNLEV KELRRQCQQL ESKRGRICAK RASLRSRKDQ CKENHRFRLQ QAEESIRYSR QHH, corresponding to amino acids 439-511 of Human WHAMM.

  • Positive control
    • Human lateral ventricle tissue; U 2 OS cells.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab122639 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 - 1/200. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
ICC/IF Use a concentration of 1 - 4 µg/ml. Fixation/Permeabilization: PFA/Triton X-100

Target

  • Function
    Acts as a nucleation-promoting factor (NPF) that stimulates Arp2/3-mediated actin polymerization both at the Golgi apparatus and along tubular membranes. Involved as a regulator of Golgi positioning and morphology. Participates in vesicle transport between the reticulum endoplasmic and the Golgi complex.
  • Tissue specificity
    Expressed in brain, lung, heart, colon and kidney (at protein level).
  • Sequence similarities
    Contains 2 WH2 domains.
  • Domain
    The N-terminal region associates with membranes, the coiled-coil region binds to microtubules and the WH2 domains promotes actin nucleation.
  • Cellular localization
    Cytoplasm. Endoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment. Cytoplasmic vesicle membrane. Golgi apparatus > cis-Golgi network. Localized to a perinuclear compartment near the microtubule-organizing center (MTOC). Also detected on tubulo-vesicular structures in the cell periphery that frequently localized along microtubules.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • KIAA1971 antibody
    • membranes and microtubules antibody
    • WAS protein homolog associated with actin, golgi membranes and microtubules antibody
    • WAS protein homology region 2 domain containing 1 antibody
    • WAS protein homology region 2 domain-containing protein 1 antibody
    • WASP homolog-associated protein with actin antibody
    • WASP homolog-associated protein with actin, membranes and microtubules antibody
    • WH2 domain-containing protein 1 antibody
    • WHAMM antibody
    • WHAMM_HUMAN antibody
    • WHDC1 antibody
    see all

Images

  • ab122639, at 1/5, staining WHAMM in paraffin embedded Human lateral ventricle tissue by Immunohistochemistry.
  • ab122639, at 4 µg/ml, staining WHAMM in in PFA/Triton X-100 fixed/permeabilized U 2 OS cells by Immunofluorescence (green).

References

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