|Immunohistochemistry (Frozen) (IHC (F))||1:25-1:50|
|Tested Species reactivity||Bovine, Dog, Human, Non-human primate|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Storage buffer||whole serum|
|Contains||0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4°C or -20°C if preferred|
This antibody does not react with chicken, mouse or rat.
This antibody is suitable for staining cultured human osteoblasts after fixation with 2% formaldehyde and permeabilization.
Osteocalcin (Bone Gla Protein) is a 49 amino acid single chain vitamin K dependent protein (MW 5.8 kDa), made by osteoblast that is a major component of the non-collagenous bone matrix. Serum osteocalcin is elevated in diseases characterized by increase bone turnover such as osteoporosis, hyperparathyroidism, and Paget's disease, and low condition asssociated with low bone turnover such as hypoparathyroidism and growth hormone deficiency.
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Protein Aliases: BGP; bone gamma-carboxyglutamate (gla) protein (osteocalcin); bone gamma-carboxyglutamate protein osteocalcin; Bone Gla protein; Gamma-carboxyglutamic acid-containing protein; Osteocalcin
Gene Aliases: BGLAP; BGP; BOS_2768; GLA; OC; OCN
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