Overview

  • Product name
    Anti-MSH gamma 1 antibody
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to MSH gamma 1
  • Host species
    Rabbit
  • Species reactivity

    Predicted to work with: Mammals
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide.

  • General notes
    MSH stands for "Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone"

Properties

Applications

  • Application notes
    For radioimmunoassay use at 1:500,000 (5)
    For immunoblotting: Antiserum to gamma-1 MSH or gamma-2 MSH was dilutedwith buffer B (supplemented with 1% normal rabbit serum) to a concentrationsufficient ot give 30-40% maximum binding of the iodinated peptide (5)
  • Target

    • Relevance
      Melanocyte stimulating hormone belongs to a group called the melanocortins. This group includes ACTH, alpha-MSH, beta-MSH and gamma-MSH; these peptides are all cleavage products of a large precursor peptide called pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC).
    • Alternative names
      • Gamma MSH antibody
      • Melanotropin gamma antibody
      • POMC antibody
      • Proopiomelanocortin antibody

    References

    ab8910 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

    Customer reviews and Q&As

    Question
    Answer

    This antibody has not been tested in IHC. The antibody is known to cross react with bovine and rat MSH. Other species have not been tested but the chances of mammalian cross reactivity are high.

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