Key features and details
- Produced recombinantly (animal-free) for high batch-to-batch consistency and long term security of supply
- Rabbit monoclonal [EPR17929] to Oct4 (Alexa Fluor® 568)
- Suitable for: ICC/IF
- Reacts with: Mouse
- Conjugation: Alexa Fluor® 568. Ex: 578nm, Em: 603nm
Product nameAnti-Oct4 antibody [EPR17929] (Alexa Fluor® 568)
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DescriptionRabbit monoclonal [EPR17929] to Oct4 (Alexa Fluor® 568)
ConjugationAlexa Fluor® 568. Ex: 578nm, Em: 603nm
Tested applicationsSuitable for: ICC/IFmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Mouse
Predicted to work with: Human
Synthetic peptide within Human Oct4 aa 1-100. The exact sequence is proprietary.
Database link: Q01860
- ICC/IF: mouse Embryonic Stem cells
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Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle. Store In the Dark.
Storage bufferpH: 7.40
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
Constituents: 30% Glycerol, 1% BSA, PBS
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PurityProtein A purified
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab209598 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
This product gave a positive signal in mouse Embryonic Stem cells fixed with 4% formaldehyde (10 min) and 100% methanol (5 min)
FunctionTranscription factor that binds to the octamer motif (5'-ATTTGCAT-3'). Forms a trimeric complex with SOX2 on DNA and controls the expression of a number of genes involved in embryonic development such as YES1, FGF4, UTF1 and ZFP206. Critical for early embryogenesis and for embryonic stem cell pluripotency.
Tissue specificityExpressed in developing brain. Highest levels found in specific cell layers of the cortex, the olfactory bulb, the hippocampus and the cerebellum. Low levels of expression in adult tissues.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the POU transcription factor family. Class-5 subfamily.
Contains 1 homeobox DNA-binding domain.
Contains 1 POU-specific domain.
Developmental stageHighly expressed in undifferentiated embryonic stem cells and expression decreases gradually after embryoid body (EB) formation.
DomainThe POU-specific domain mediates interaction with PKM2.
modificationsSumoylation enhances the protein stability, DNA binding and transactivation activity. Sumoylation is required for enhanced YES1 expression.
Ubiquitinated; undergoes 'Lys-63'-linked polyubiquitination by WWP2 leading to proteasomal degradation.
Cellular localizationNucleus. Expressed in a diffuse and slightly punctuate pattern.
- Information by UniProt
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ab209598 staining Oct4 in mouse Embryonic Stem cells. The cells were fixed with 100% methanol (5min), permeabilized with 0.1% Triton X-100 for 5 minutes and then blocked with 1% BSA/10% normal goat serum/0.3M glycine in 0.1% PBS-Tween for 1h. The cells were then incubated overnight at +4°C with ab209598 at 1/100 dilution (pseudocolored in green) and ab195884, Rat monoclonal to Tubulin (Alexa Fluor® 647), at 1/250 dilution (shown in red). Nuclear DNA was labelled with DAPI (shown in blue).
Image was taken with a confocal microscope (Leica-Microsystems, TCS SP8).
This product also gave a positive signal under the same testing conditions in mouse Embryonic Stem cells fixed with 4% formaldehyde (10 min).
ab209598 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.