Overview

  • Product name
    Anti-Uroplakin III antibody
    See all Uroplakin III primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to Uroplakin III
  • Host species
    Rabbit
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: WB, IHC-Pmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
    Predicted to work with: Mouse, Rat, Sheep, Cow, Chimpanzee, Macaque monkey, Gorilla, Orangutan
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide corresponding to Human Uroplakin III aa 200 to the C-terminus conjugated to Keyhole Limpet Haemocyanin (KLH).
    Database link: O75631

  • Positive control
    • This antibody gave a positive signal in Human Kidney tissue lysate. This antibody gave a positive result in IHC in the following FFPE tissue: Human normal kidney

Properties

  • Form
    Liquid
  • Storage instructions
    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
  • Storage buffer
    pH: 7.40
    Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
    Constituent: PBS

    Batches of this product that have a concentration < 1mg/ml may have BSA added as a stabilising agent. If you would like information about the formulation of a specific lot, please contact our scientific support team who will be happy to help.
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  • Purity
    Immunogen affinity purified
  • Clonality
    Polyclonal
  • Isotype
    IgG
  • Research areas

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab157801 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
WB Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 30 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 30 kDa).
IHC-P Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with Tris/EDTA buffer pH 9.0 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.

Target

  • Function
    Component of the asymmetric unit membrane (AUM); a highly specialized biomembrane elaborated by terminally differentiated urothelial cells. May play an important role in AUM-cytoskeleton interaction in terminally differentiated urothelial cells. It also contributes to the formation of urothelial glycocalyx which may play an important role in preventing bacterial adherence.
  • Tissue specificity
    Expressed in ureter.
  • Involvement in disease
    Defects in UPK3A are a cause of renal adysplasia (RADYS) [MIM:191830]; also known as renal agenesis or renal aplasia. Renal agenesis refers to the absence of one (unilateral) or both (bilateral) kidneys at birth. Bilateral renal agenesis belongs to a group of perinatally lethal renal diseases, including severe bilateral renal dysplasia, unilateral renal agenesis with contralateral dysplasia and severe obstructive uropathy.
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the uroplakin-3 family.
  • Cellular localization
    Endoplasmic reticulum membrane. Heterodimer formation with UPK1B is a prerequisite to exit out of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER).
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • MGC119178 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000028951 antibody
    • UP III antibody
    • UP3a antibody
    • UPIII antibody
    • UPIIIA antibody
    • UPK 3 antibody
    • UPK 3A antibody
    • UPK3 antibody
    • UPK3A antibody
    • UPK3A_HUMAN antibody
    • Uroplakin 3A antibody
    • Uroplakin III antibody
    • Uroplakin-3a antibody
    • Uroplakin3A antibody
    • UroplakinIII antibody
    see all

Images

  • IHC image of Uroplakin III staining in Human normal kidney formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue section*, performed on a Leica Bond™ system using the standard protocol F. The section was pre-treated using heat mediated antigen retrieval (EDTA based pH 9.0 solution, epitope retrieval solution 2) for 20 mins. The section was then incubated with ab157801, 1µg/ml, for 15 mins at room temperature and detected using an HRP conjugated compact polymer system. DAB was used as the chromogen. The section was then counterstained with haematoxylin and mounted with DPX.

    For other IHC staining systems (automated and non-automated) customers should optimize variable parameters such as antigen retrieval conditions, primary antibody concentration and antibody incubation times.

    *Tissue obtained from the Human Research Tissue Bank, supported by the NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre

  • Anti-Uroplakin III antibody (ab157801) at 1 µg/ml + Human kidney tissue lysate - total protein (ab30203) at 25 µg

    Secondary
    Goat Anti-Rabbit IgG H&L (HRP) (ab97051) at 1/50000 dilution

    Developed using the ECL technique.

    Performed under reducing conditions.

    Predicted band size: 30 kDa
    Observed band size: 30 kDa


    Exposure time: 90 seconds


    This blot was produced using a 4-12% Bis-tris gel under the MOPS buffer system. The gel was run at 200V for 50 minutes before being transferred onto a Nitrocellulose membrane at 30V for 70 minutes. The membrane was then blocked for an hour using 2% Bovine Serum Albumin before being incubated with ab157801 overnight at 4°C. Antibody binding was detected using an anti-rabbit antibody conjugated to HRP, and visualised using ECL development solution ab133406

References

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