• Product name

  • Description

    Rabbit polyclonal to BCAT2
  • Host species

  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: WB, IHC-P, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity

    Reacts with: Mouse, Human
    Predicted to work with: Cow
  • Immunogen

    Recombinant fragment containing a sequence corresponding to a region within amino acids 25-302 of Human BCAT2 (NP_001181).

  • Positive control

    • Raji and NIH3T3 whole cell lysates; A431 cells; Ca922; H1299, HeLaS3, HepG2, Molt4 cells



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab95976 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 1/500 - 1/3000. Predicted molecular weight: 44 kDa.
IHC-P 1/100 - 1/500.
ICC/IF 1/100 - 1/200.


  • Function

    Catalyzes the first reaction in the catabolism of the essential branched chain amino acids leucine, isoleucine, and valine. May also function as a transporter of branched chain alpha-keto acids.
  • Tissue specificity

  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the class-IV pyridoxal-phosphate-dependent aminotransferase family.
  • Cellular localization

    Cytoplasm and Mitochondrion.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links

  • Alternative names

    • BCAM antibody
    • BCAT 2 antibody
    • BCAT(m) antibody
    • BCAT2 antibody
    • BCAT2_HUMAN antibody
    • BCATM antibody
    • BCT2 antibody
    • Branched chain aminotransferase 2, mitochondrial antibody
    • Branched-chain-amino-acid aminotransferase antibody
    • ECA40 antibody
    • mitochondrial antibody
    • Placental protein 18 antibody
    • PP18 antibody
    see all


  • Anti-BCAT2 antibody (ab95976) at 1/1000 dilution + Raji whole cell lysate at 30 µg

    Predicted band size: 44 kDa

    10% SDS-PAGE
  • ab95976, at 1/200 dilution, staining BCAT2 in paraformaldehyde-fixed A431 cells by Immunofluorescence. Lower image is merged with DNA probe.
  • ab95976, at 1/100 dilution, staining BCAT2 in paraffin-embedded Ca922 by Immunohistochemistry.
  • Anti-BCAT2 antibody (ab95976) at 1/1000 dilution + NIH3T3 whole cell lysate at 30 µg

    Predicted band size: 44 kDa

    10% SDS-PAGE


This product has been referenced in:

  • Singh R  et al. Metabolic profiling of follistatin overexpression: a novel therapeutic strategy for metabolic diseases. Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 11:65-84 (2018). Read more (PubMed: 29618935) »
  • Wang WM  et al. MicroRNA-182 Regulates Neurite Outgrowth Involving the PTEN/AKT Pathway. Front Cell Neurosci 11:96 (2017). WB ; Mouse . Read more (PubMed: 28442995) »
See all 4 Publications for this product

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