Key features and details
- Rat monoclonal [KT68] to CLASP2
- Suitable for: IHC-P
- Reacts with: Mouse, Human
- Isotype: IgG2b
Product nameAnti-CLASP2 antibody [KT68]
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DescriptionRat monoclonal [KT68] to CLASP2
Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-Pmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Mouse, Human
Fusion protein corresponding to Human CLASP2 (N terminal).
- This antibody gave a positive result in IHC in the following FFPE tissue: Mouse Brain.
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Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.
Storage bufferPreservative: 0.09% Sodium azide
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PurityProtein G purified
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab95373 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|IHC-P||Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.|
FunctionMicrotubule plus-end tracking protein that promotes the stabilization of dynamic microtubules (PubMed:26003921). Involved in the nucleation of noncentrosomal microtubules originating from the trans-Golgi network (TGN). Required for the polarization of the cytoplasmic microtubule arrays in migrating cells towards the leading edge of the cell. May act at the cell cortex to enhance the frequency of rescue of depolymerizing microtubules by attaching their plus-ends to cortical platforms composed of ERC1 and PHLDB2 (PubMed:16824950). This cortical microtubule stabilizing activity is regulated at least in part by phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase signaling. Also performs a similar stabilizing function at the kinetochore which is essential for the bipolar alignment of chromosomes on the mitotic spindle (PubMed:16866869, PubMed:16914514). Acts as a mediator of ERBB2-dependent stabilization of microtubules at the cell cortex.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the CLASP family.
Contains 8 HEAT repeats.
DomainThe two SXIP sequence motifs mediate interaction with MAPRE1; this is necessary for targeting to growing microtubule plus ends.
Two TOG regions display structural characteristics similar to HEAT repeat domains and mediate interaction with microtubules.
modificationsPhosphorylated by GSK3B. Phosphorylation reduces MAPRE1 binding (PubMed:26003921). Phosphorylation by GSK3B may negatively regulate binding to microtubule lattices in lamella.
Cellular localizationCytoplasm, cytoskeleton. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, microtubule organizing center, centrosome. Chromosome, centromere, kinetochore. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, spindle. Golgi apparatus. Golgi apparatus, trans-Golgi network. Cell membrane. Cell projection, ruffle membrane. Localizes to microtubule plus ends (PubMed:15631994). Localizes to centrosomes, kinetochores and the mitotic spindle from prometaphase. Subsequently localizes to the spindle midzone from anaphase and to the midbody from telophase (PubMed:16866869, PubMed:16914514). In migrating cells localizes to the plus ends of microtubules within the cell body and to the entire microtubule lattice within the lamella. Localizes to the cell cortex and this requires ERC1 and PHLDB2 (PubMed:16824950). The MEMO1-RHOA-DIAPH1 signaling pathway controls localization of the phosophorylated form to the cell membrane.
- Information by UniProt
- CLAP2_HUMAN antibody
- CLASP 2 antibody
- Clasp2 antibody
Immunocytochemical immunofluorescence analysis of formaldehyde-fixed SV-40 transformed bovine macrophages, labelling CLASP2 with ab95373 at a dilution of 1/100 incubated for 1 hour at 18°C in 10% FBS. Pereabilization was with 0.2% Triton X-100 for 10 minutes. Blocking used 10% serum incubated for 30 minutes at 18°C. Secondary was a Goat anti-rat polyclonal Alexa Fluor® 488 at 1/1000.
IHC image of CLASP2 staining in Mouse Brain formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue section, performed on a Leica Bond™ system using the standard protocol F. The section was pre-treated using heat mediated antigen retrieval with sodium citrate buffer (pH6, epitope retrieval solution 1) for 20 mins. The section was then incubated with ab95373, 1 µg/ml, for 15 mins at room temperature and detected using an HRP conjugated compact polymer system. DAB was used as the chromogen. The section was then counterstained with haematoxylin and mounted with DPX.
For other IHC staining systems (automated and non-automated) customers should optimize variable parameters such as antigen retrieval conditions, primary antibody concentration and antibody incubation times.
ab95373 has been referenced in 1 publication.
- Nardi F et al. DGAT1 Inhibitor Suppresses Prostate Tumor Growth and Migration by Regulating Intracellular Lipids and Non-Centrosomal MTOC Protein GM130. Sci Rep 9:3035 (2019). PubMed: 30816200