Recombinant
RabMAb

Recombinant Anti-alpha Tubulin antibody [EPR13799] - BSA and Azide free (ab232651)

Overview

  • Product name

    Anti-alpha Tubulin antibody [EPR13799] - BSA and Azide free
    See all alpha Tubulin primary antibodies
  • Description

    Rabbit monoclonal [EPR13799] to alpha Tubulin - BSA and Azide free
  • Host species

    Rabbit
  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: WBmore details
  • Species reactivity

    Reacts with: Saccharomyces cerevisiae
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide within Saccharomyces cerevisiae alpha Tubulin aa 150-250. The exact sequence is proprietary.
    Database link: P09734

  • Positive control

    • WB: Saccharomyces cerevisiae extract.
  • General notes

    Ab232651 is the carrier-free version of ab184970. This format is designed for use in antibody labeling, including fluorochromes, metal isotopes, oligonucleotides, enzymes.

     

    Our carrier-free formats are supplied in a buffer free of BSA, sodium azide and glycerol for higher conjugation efficiency.

    Use our conjugation kits  for antibody conjugates that are ready-to-use in as little as 20 minutes with <1 minute hands-on-time and 100% antibody recovery: available for fluorescent dyes, HRP, biotin and gold.

    ab232651 is compatible with the Maxpar® Antibody Labeling Kit from Fluidigm.

    Maxpar® is a trademark of Fluidigm Canada Inc.

    Our RabMAb® technology is a patented hybridoma-based technology for making rabbit monoclonal antibodies. For details on our patents, please refer to RabMab® patents.

    This product is a recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibody.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab232651 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
WB Use at an assay dependent concentration. Detects a band of approximately 52 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 50 kDa).

Target

  • Function

    Tubulin is the major constituent of microtubules. It binds two moles of GTP, one at an exchangeable site on the beta chain and one at a non-exchangeable site on the alpha chain.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the tubulin family.
  • Post-translational
    modifications

    Some glutamate residues at the C-terminus are polyglutamylated. This modification occurs exclusively on glutamate residues and results in polyglutamate chains on the gamma-carboxyl group. Also monoglycylated but not polyglycylated due to the absence of functional TTLL10 in human. Monoglycylation is mainly limited to tubulin incorporated into axonemes (cilia and flagella) whereas glutamylation is prevalent in neuronal cells, centrioles, axonemes, and the mitotic spindle. Both modifications can coexist on the same protein on adjacent residues, and lowering glycylation levels increases polyglutamylation, and reciprocally. The precise function of such modifications is still unclear but they regulate the assembly and dynamics of axonemal microtubules.
    Acetylation of alpha chains at Lys-40 stabilizes microtubules and affects affinity and processivity of microtubule motors. This modification has a role in multiple cellular functions, ranging from cell motility, cell cycle progression or cell differentiation to intracellular trafficking and signaling.
  • Cellular localization

    Cytoplasm > cytoskeleton.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Alternative names

    • Alpha-tubulin 1 antibody
    • ALS22 antibody
    • B ALPHA 1 antibody
    • bA408E5.3 antibody
    • H2 ALPHA antibody
    • Hum a tub1 antibody
    • Hum a tub2 antibody
    • LIS3 antibody
    • MGC171407 antibody
    • MGC55332 antibody
    • TBA4A_HUMAN antibody
    • Testis-specific alpha-tubulin antibody
    • TUBA1 antibody
    • TUBA1A antibody
    • tuba1l antibody
    • Tuba4a antibody
    • Tubulin alpha 1 chain antibody
    • Tubulin alpha antibody
    • Tubulin alpha-1 chain antibody
    • tubulin alpha-1B chain antibody
    • Tubulin alpha-4A chain antibody
    • Tubulin H2-alpha antibody
    • Tubulin, alpha 1 (testis specific) antibody
    • tubulin, alpha 1, like antibody
    • Tubulin, alpha 4a antibody
    • Tubulin, alpha, testis-specific antibody
    • Tubulin, alpha-1 antibody
    see all

Images

  • Anti-alpha Tubulin antibody [EPR13799] (ab184970) at 1/50000 dilution + Saccharomyces cerevisiae extract at 10 µg

    Secondary
    goat anti-rabbit IgG, (H+L), peroxidase conjugated at 1/1000 dilution

    Predicted band size: 50 kDa



    This data was developed using the same antibody clone in a different buffer formulation containing PBS, BSA, glycerol, and sodium azide (ab184970).

References

ab232651 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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