Key features and details
- Rabbit polyclonal to alpha 1 Fetoprotein
- Suitable for: WB
- Reacts with: Dog
- Isotype: IgG
Product nameAnti-alpha 1 Fetoprotein antibody
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DescriptionRabbit polyclonal to alpha 1 Fetoprotein
Tested applicationsSuitable for: WBmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Dog
Recombinant fragment (His-tag) corresponding to Dog alpha 1 Fetoprotein aa 234-380. N-terminal tag. Expressed in E. coli.
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Database link: Q8MJU5
- WB: Recombinant canine alpha 1 Fetoprotein protein. Canine serum. Canine cerebrum lysate.
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Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
Storage bufferpH: 7.40
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
Constituents: PBS, 50% Glycerol
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PurityProtein A purified
Purification notesAntigen-specific affinity chromatography followed by Protein A affinity chromatography.
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab231264 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|WB||Use a concentration of 0.2 - 2 µg/ml.|
FunctionBinds copper, nickel, and fatty acids as well as, and bilirubin less well than, serum albumin. Only a small percentage (less than 2%) of the human AFP shows estrogen-binding properties.
Tissue specificityPlasma. Synthesized by the fetal liver and yolk sac.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the ALB/AFP/VDB family.
Contains 3 albumin domains.
Developmental stageOccurs in the plasma of fetuses more than 4 weeks old, reaches the highest levels during the 12th-16th week of gestation, and drops to trace amounts after birth. The serum level in adults is usually less than 40 ng/ml. AFP occurs also at high levels in the plasma and ascitic fluid of adults with hepatoma.
modificationsIndependent studies suggest heterogeneity of the N-terminal sequence of the mature protein and of the cleavage site of the signal sequence.
- Information by UniProt
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To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab231264 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.