Key features and details
- Produced recombinantly (animal-free) for high batch-to-batch consistency and long term security of supply
- Rabbit monoclonal [EPR2533(2)] to alpha Actinin 4 (Alexa Fluor® 488)
- Suitable for: ICC/IF
- Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human
- Conjugation: Alexa Fluor® 488. Ex: 495nm, Em: 519nm
Product nameAnti-alpha Actinin 4 antibody [EPR2533(2)] (Alexa Fluor® 488)
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DescriptionRabbit monoclonal [EPR2533(2)] to alpha Actinin 4 (Alexa Fluor® 488)
ConjugationAlexa Fluor® 488. Ex: 495nm, Em: 519nm
Tested applicationsSuitable for: ICC/IFmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human
Synthetic peptide within Human alpha Actinin 4 aa 1-100 (N terminal). The exact sequence is proprietary.
- ICC/IF: MCF7 cells. Flow Cyt: MCF7 cells.
This product is a recombinant monoclonal antibody, which offers several advantages including:
- - High batch-to-batch consistency and reproducibility
- - Improved sensitivity and specificity
- - Long-term security of supply
- - Animal-free production
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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. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle. Store In the Dark.
Storage bufferpH: 7.40
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
Constituents: 30% Glycerol, PBS, 1% BSA
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PurityProtein A purified
- Anti-alpha Actinin 4 antibody [EPR2533(2)] (ab108198)
- Anti-alpha Actinin 4 antibody [EPR2533(2)] (Alexa Fluor® 647) (ab198610)
- Anti-alpha Actinin 4 antibody [EPR2533(2)] (HRP) (ab199072)
- Anti-alpha Actinin 4 antibody [EPR2533(2)] - BSA and Azide free (ab204919)
- Anti-alpha Actinin 4 antibody [EPR2533(2)] (PE) (ab223936)
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab198608 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
This product gave a positive signal in MCF7 cells fixed with 4% formaldehyde (10 min) and 100% methanol (5 min).
FunctionF-actin cross-linking protein which is thought to anchor actin to a variety of intracellular structures. This is a bundling protein. Probably involved in vesicular trafficking via its association with the CART complex. The CART complex is necessary for efficient transferrin receptor recycling but not for EGFR degradation.
Tissue specificityWidely expressed.
Involvement in diseaseDefects in ACTN4 are the cause of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis type 1 (FSGS1) [MIM:603278]. A renal pathology defined by the presence of segmental sclerosis in glomeruli and resulting in proteinuria, reduced glomerular filtration rate and edema. Renal insufficiency often progresses to end-stage renal disease, a highly morbid state requiring either dialysis therapy or kidney transplantation.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the alpha-actinin family.
Contains 1 actin-binding domain.
Contains 2 CH (calponin-homology) domains.
Contains 2 EF-hand domains.
Contains 4 spectrin repeats.
Cellular localizationNucleus. Cytoplasm. Localized in cytoplasmic mRNP granules containing untranslated mRNAs. Colocalizes with actin stress fibers. Nuclear translocation can be induced by the PI3 kinase inhibitor wortmannin or by cytochalasin D. Exclusively localized in the nucleus in a limited number of cell lines.
- Information by UniProt
- actinin 4 antibody
- Actinin alpha 4 antibody
- actinin4 antibody
ab198608 staining alpha Actinin 4 in MCF7 cells. The cells were fixed with 100% methanol (5 min), permeabilized with 0.1% Triton X-100 for 5 minutes and then blocked with 1% BSA/10% normal goat serum/0.3M glycine in 0.1% PBS-Tween for 1h. The cells were then incubated overnight at +4°C with ab198608 at a 1/100 dilution (shown in green) and ab195889, Mouse monoclonal to alpha Tubulin (Alexa Fluor® 594), at a 1/250 dilution (shown in red). Nuclear DNA was labelled with DAPI (shown in blue).
Image was taken with a confocal microscope (Leica-Microsystems, TCS SP8).
This product also gave a positive signal under the same testing conditions in MCF7 cells fixed with 4% formaldehyde (10 min).
ab198608 has been referenced in 1 publication.
- Taraslia V et al. A High-Resolution Proteomic Landscaping of Primary Human Dental Stem Cells: Identification of SHED- and PDLSC-Specific Biomarkers. Int J Mol Sci 19:N/A (2018). PubMed: 29304003