Question (72350) | Anti-Musashi 1 / Msi1 antibody [EP1302] (ab52865)

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Hi, I am wondering whether this musashi antibody is predicted to work in Xenopus laevis or Xenopus tropical is? I did noticed that 21628 is predicted to work in Xenopus laevis but is discouraged by the abreviews about 21628.


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To our knowledge, neither ab21628 nor ab52865 have been tested in Xenopus. The homology of the immunogen of ab21628 with Xenopus laevis and tropicalis is 76%. The homology of the immunogen of ab52865 with Xenopus laevis and tropicalis is 80%. So actually, the homology with ab52865 is higher. We had incorrectly listed Xenopus as "predicted to react with" for ab21628, since 76% is quite low, so we thank you for bringing that to our attention.

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