Product nameAnti-MHF2 antibody
DescriptionRabbit polyclonal to MHF2
Tested applicationsSuitable for: WBmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Human
Predicted to work with: Chimpanzee, Macaque monkey, Gorilla, Orangutan
Synthetic peptide corresponding to Human MHF2 aa 1 to the C-terminus conjugated to keyhole limpet haemocyanin.
(Peptide available as
- This antibody gave a positive signal in Human Liver tissue lysate as well as the following human whole cell lysates: HEK293; U2OS; HepG2.
Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
Storage bufferpH: 7.40
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
Note: Batches of this product that have a concentration < 1mg/ml may have BSA added as a stabilising agent. If you would like information about the formulation of a specific lot, please contact our scientific support team who will be happy to help.
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PurityImmunogen affinity purified
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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|WB||Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 11 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 9 kDa).|
FunctionDNA-binding component of the FA core complex involved in DNA damage repair and genome maintenance. Recruited to forks stalled by DNA interstrand cross-links, and required for cellular resistance to such lesions. Component of the heterotetrameric CENP-T-W-S-X complex that binds and supercoils DNA, and plays an important role in kinetochore assembly. Component of the APITD1/CENPS complex that is essential for the stable assembly of the outer kinetochore. Plays an important role in mitotic progression and chromosome segregation.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the CENPX family.
Cellular localizationNucleus. Chromosome > centromere. Chromosome > centromere > kinetochore. Constitutively localizes to centromeres throughout the cell cycle, and to kinetochores during mitosis.
- Information by UniProt
- CENP X antibody
- CENP-X antibody
- CENPX antibody
All lanes : Anti-MHF2 antibody (ab104236) at 1 µg/ml
Lane 1 : Human liver tissue lysate - total protein (ab29889)
Lane 2 : HEK293 (Human embryonic kidney cell line) Whole Cell Lysate
Lane 3 : U2OS (Human osteosarcoma cell line) Whole Cell Lysate
Lane 4 : HepG2 (Human hepatocellular liver carcinoma cell line) Whole Cell Lysate
Lysates/proteins at 10 µg per lane.
All lanes : Goat Anti-Rabbit IgG H&L (HRP) (ab97051) at 1/10000 dilution
Developed using the ECL technique.
Performed under reducing conditions.
Predicted band size: 9 kDa
Observed band size: 11 kDa why is the actual band size different from the predicted?
Additional bands at: 160 kDa, 46 kDa, 51 kDa, 58 kDa. We are unsure as to the identity of these extra bands.
Exposure time: 2 minutes
ab104236 detects a band at 11 kDa. While this differs to its predicted molecular weight of 9 kDa, the expression profile observed is consistent with what has been described in the literature PMID:20347429. This blot was produced using a 4-12% Bis-tris gel under the MES buffer system. The gel was run at 200V for 35 minutes before being transferred onto a Nitrocellulose membrane at 30V for 70 minutes. The membrane was then blocked for an hour using 5% Bovine Serum Albumin before being incubated with ab104236 overnight at 4°C. Antibody binding was detected using an anti-rabbit antibody conjugated to HRP, and visualised using ECL development solution.
ab104236 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.