|Tested Species reactivity||Chicken, Human, Mouse, Rabbit, Rat|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgG2b|
|Immunogen||Beta-actin N-terminal peptide|
|Storage buffer||PBS with proprietary stabilizer|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4° C|
MA5-15739-D550 has been successfully used for Immunofluorescence. DyLight 550 has an excitation/emission of 562/576nm.
For visualization of actin filaments by immunofluorescence, fixation and permeabilization with methanol is required.
Beta-actin is one of six different actin isoforms which have been identified. Actins are highly conserved proteins that are involved in cell motility, structure and integrity. Because beta-actin is ubiquitously expressed in all eukaryotic cells, it is frequently used as a loading control for assays involving protein detection, such as Western blotting. Antibodies to beta-actin provide a specific and useful tool in studying the intracellular distribution of beta-actin and the static and dynamic aspects of the cytoskeleton.
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Protein Aliases: ACTB; actin, beta; Actin, cytoplasmic 1; Atcb; beta cytoskeletal actin; Beta-actin; cytoplasmic 1; cytoplasmic beta-actin; gamma non-muscle actin; PS1TP5-binding protein 1
Gene Aliases: ACT-5; ACTB; actin; Actx; Bact; beta-actin; BRWS1; E430023M04Rik; PS1TP5BP1; RCJMB04_4h19
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