Product nameAnti-pro Caspase-3 antibody [E61] - BSA and Azide free
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DescriptionRabbit monoclonal [E61] to pro Caspase-3 - BSA and Azide free
Tested applicationsSuitable for: ICC/IF, IP, IHC-P, WB, Flow Cytmore details
Synthetic peptide within Human pro Caspase-3 (N terminal). The exact sequence is proprietary.
- HeLa cells lysate, cervical carcinoma tissue
Ab183179 is the carrier-free version of ab32150. This format is designed for use in antibody labeling, including fluorochromes, metal isotopes, oligonucleotides, enzymes.
Our carrier-free formats are supplied in a buffer free of BSA, sodium azide and glycerol for higher conjugation efficiency.
Use our conjugation kits for antibody conjugates that are ready-to-use in as little as 20 minutes with <1 minute hands-on-time and 100% antibody recovery: available for fluorescent dyes, HRP, biotin and gold.
ab183179 is compatible with the Maxpar® Antibody Labeling Kit from Fluidigm.
Maxpar® is a trademark of Fluidigm Canada Inc.
Our RabMAb® technology is a patented hybridoma-based technology for making rabbit monoclonal antibodies. For details on our patents, please refer to RabMab® patents.
This product is a recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibody.
Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
Storage bufferpH: 7.20
Constituent: 100% PBS
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PurityProtein A purified
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab183179 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|ICC/IF||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
|IP||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
|IHC-P||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
|WB||Use at an assay dependent concentration. Detects a band of approximately 35 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 31 kDa).|
|Flow Cyt||Use at an assay dependent concentration.
ab199376 - Rabbit monoclonal IgG (Low endotoxin, Azide free), is suitable for use as an isotype control with this antibody.
RelevanceCaspases are a family of cysteine proteases that are key mediators of programmed cell death or apoptosis. The precursor form of all caspases is composed of a prodomain, and large and small catalytic subunits. The active forms of caspases are generated by several stimuli including ligand-receptor interactions, growth factor deprivation and inhibitors of cellular functions. All known caspases require cleavage adjacent to aspartates to liberate one large and one small subunit, which associate into a2b2 tetramer to form the active enzyme. Gene for Caspase 3 also known as Yama, CPP32, and apopain codes for a 32-kDa protein. Caspase 3 cleaves the death substrate poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) to a specific 85 kDa form observed during apoptosis and is inhibitable by the CrmA protein. Other Caspase 3 substrates include DNA-PK, actin, GAS2, and procaspase-6, etc. Caspase 3 is activated by cleavage events at Asp-28/Ser-29 (between N-terminal pro-domain) and Asp-175/Ser-176 (between large and small subunits) to generate a large subunit of 17-kDa and a small subunit of 12-kDa.
- CASP3 antibody
- Caspase 3 antibody
- Caspase 3 apoptosis related cysteine peptidase antibody
This WB data was generated using the same anti-pro Caspase-3 antibody clone, E61, in a different buffer formulation (ab32150).
Lane 1: Wild-type HAP1 cell lysate
Lane 2: Wild-type HAP1 cell lysate + Staurosporine (1μM for 4h)
Lane 3: Caspase-3 knockout HAP1 cell lysate
Lane 4: Caspase-3 knockout HAP1 cell lysate + Staurosporine (1μM for 4h)
Lanes 1 - 4: Merged signal (red and green). Green - ab32150 observed at 35 kDa. Red - loading control, ab8245, observed at 37 kDa.
ab32150 was shown to specifically react with pro Caspase 3 when Caspase 3 knockout samples were used. Wild-type and Caspase 3 knockout samples (± Staurosporine treatment) were subjected to SDS-PAGE. ab32150 and ab8245 (loading control to GAPDH) were diluted to 1/1000 and 1/10000 respectively and incubated overnight at 4°C. Blots were developed with Goat anti-Rabbit IgG H&L (IRDye® 800CW) preadsorbed (ab216773) and Goat anti-Mouse IgG H&L (IRDye® 680RD) preadsorbed (ab216776) secondary antibodies at 1/10000 dilution for 1 hour at room temperature before imaging.
Overlay histogram showing Jurkat cells stained with ab32150 (red line). The cells were fixed with 80% methanol (5 min) and then permeabilized with 0.1% PBS-Tween for 20 min. The cells were then incubated in 1x PBS / 10% normal goat serum / 0.3M glycine to block non-specific protein-protein interactions. The cells were then incubated with the antibody (ab32150, 1/100 dilution) for 30 min at 22ºC. The secondary antibody used was anti-rabbit DyLight® 488 (ab96899) at 1/500 dilution for 30 min at 22ºC. Isotype control antibody (black line) was rabbit IgG (1µg/1x106 cells ) used under the same conditions. Acquisition of >5,000 events was performed. This antibody gave a positive signal in Jurkat cells fixed with 4% paraformaldehyde (10 min)/permeabilized in 0.1% PBS-Tween used under the same conditions.
This data was developed using the same antibody clone in a different buffer formulation containing PBS, BSA, glycerol, and sodium azide (ab32150).