Product nameAnti-VPS35 antibody
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DescriptionRabbit polyclonal to VPS35
Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, ICC/IF, IHC-Pmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Human
Predicted to work with: Mouse, Rat, Rabbit, Horse, Cow, Dog, Pig, Chimpanzee, Macaque monkey, Orangutan
Synthetic peptide corresponding to Human VPS35 aa 400-500 conjugated to keyhole limpet haemocyanin.
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- This antibody gave a positive signal in the following whole cell lysates: HepG2; MOLT4; Raji. This antibody gave a positive result in IHC in the following FFPE tissue: Human normal heart muscle. This antibody gave a positive result when used in the following formaldehyde fixed cell lines: HepG2.
Storage instructionsShipped 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 bufferpH: 7.40
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
Note: 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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PurityImmunogen affinity purified
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab118838 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|WB||Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 91 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 91 kDa).|
|ICC/IF||Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml.|
|IHC-P||Use a concentration of 5 µg/ml.|
FunctionEssential component of the retromer complex, a complex required to retrieve lysosomal enzyme receptors (IGF2R and M6PR) from endosomes to the trans-Golgi network. Also required to regulate transcytosis of the polymeric immunoglobulin receptor (pIgR-pIgA).
Tissue specificityUbiquitous. Highly expressed in heart, brain, placenta, skeletal muscle, spleen, thymus, testis, ovary, small intestine, kidney and colon.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the VPS35 family.
Cellular localizationCytoplasm. Membrane.
- Information by UniProt
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Lane 1: Wild-type HAP1 cell lysate (20 µg)
Lane 2: VPS35 knockout HAP1 cell lysate (20 µg)
Lane 3: NIH/3T3 cell lysate (20 µg)
Lane 4: A549 cell lysate (20 µg)
Lanes 1 - 4: Merged signal (red and green). Green - ab118838 observed at 90 kDa. Red - loading control, ab8245, observed at 37 kDa.
ab118838 was shown to recognize VPS35 in wild-type HAP1 cells along with additional cross-reactive bands. No band was observed when VPS35 knockout samples were examined. Wild-type and VPS35 knockout samples were subjected to SDS-PAGE. ab118838 and ab8245 (loading control to GAPDH) were diluted 1μg/mL and 1/2000 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 1/10,000 dilution for 1 hour at room temperature before imaging.
ICC/IF image of ab118838 stained HepG2 cells. The cells were 4% formaldehyde fixed (10 min) and then incubated in 1%BSA / 10% normal goat serum / 0.3M glycine in 0.1% PBS-Tween for 1h to permeabilise the cells and block non-specific protein-protein interactions. The cells were then incubated with the antibody ab118838 at 1µg/ml overnight at +4°C. The secondary antibody (green) was DyLight® 488 goat anti- rabbit (ab96899) IgG (H+L) used at a 1/250 dilution for 1h. Alexa Fluor® 594 WGA was used to label plasma membranes (red) at a 1/200 dilution for 1h. DAPI was used to stain the cell nuclei (blue) at a concentration of 1.43µM.
All lanes : Anti-VPS35 antibody (ab118838) at 1 µg/ml
Lane 1 : HepG2 (Human hepatocellular liver carcinoma cell line) Whole Cell Lysate
Lane 2 : MOLT4 (Human acute lymphoblastic leukemia cell line) Whole Cell Lysate
Lane 3 : Raji (Human Burkitt's lymphoma cell line) Whole Cell Lysate
Lysates/proteins at 10 µg per lane.
All lanes : Goat Anti-Rabbit IgG H&L (HRP) preadsorbed (ab97080) at 1/5000 dilution
Developed using the ECL technique.
Performed under reducing conditions.
Predicted band size: 91 kDa
Observed band size: 85 kDa why is the actual band size different from the predicted?
Additional bands at: 24 kDa, 35 kDa, 71 kDa. We are unsure as to the identity of these extra bands.
Exposure time: 2 minutes
ab118838 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.