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Found in all eukaryotic cells, actin is a protein essential to maintain cell structure. In humans, three main actin groups have been identified - alpha, beta. Actin is used as a loading control for western blotting to normalize protein loading. Read full article.
Exlpore targets to the research process of actin polymerization
Loading control antibodies against core housekeeping proteins (beta actin, alpha tubulin, and GADPH) conjugated to Alexa Fluor® 680 and Alexa Fluor 790® dyes for fluorescent western blot
Review our detailed protocol for phalloidin staining of F-actin (actin filaments)
A review of our knockout validated antibody
Panels of loading control antibodies for western blot. Targets against core housekeeping proteins. Multiple conjugation formats available.
Review dyes used for labeling subcellular organelles, live cell tracking, and live cell labeling.
To obtain any reliable information about the expression levels of proteins on western blots, it is essential that an appropriate loading control is used.
We offer a validated range of loading control antibodies. 19 targets are available in multiple pack sizes and several HRP conjugates. Use our table to find the right loading control for your western blots.
For optimal epitope retrieval to ensure superior staining in immunohistochemistry (IHC). Try our ready-to-use, optimized reagents.