|Western Blot (WB)||1:1000-1:5000|
|Western Blot (WB)||See 5 publications below|
|Miscellaneous PubMed (MISC)||See 1 publications below|
|Tested Species reactivity||Tag|
|Published species reactivity||Not Applicable|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgG2b|
|Immunogen||6x His synthetic peptide|
|Storage conditions||Store at 4°C short term. For long term storage, store at -20°C, avoiding freeze/thaw cycles.|
This antibody can be used to detect expression of C-terminal His fusion proteins from bacterial, insect, and mammalian cells.
This product contains enough material for 25 Western blots. It is functionally tested using 100ng of an E. coli expressed fusion protein containing a C-terminal polyhistidine (6xHis) epitope. Chemiluminescent detection should be performed using a 1 minute exposure. For Western blot, dilute in PBS containing 0.05% Tween-20 and 5% nonfat, dry milk (PBSTM).
Using chemiluminescence as the detection method, no cross-reactivity has been observed in bacterial lysates. In mammalian lysates, a few cross-reactive proteins have been observed upon overexposure of blots.
The His tag is a synthetic oligo peptide consisting of 6 consecutive histidine residues (HHHHHH). It is commonly expressed as a tag at either N-or C-terminal regions of recombinant proteins to allow isolation or purification by immobilized metal affinity chromatography. The affinity of the histidine-tag motif to Ni2+ by chelation is strong and selective enough to enable purification of the protein to homogeneity by affinity chromatography on a Ni2+-NTA adsorbent. His tag-specific antibodies are used to facilitate detection or coimmunopreciptation of tagged proteins.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures. Not for resale without express authorization.
Protein Aliases: 6His tag; 6X His; 6X His eptope tag; His Tag; Histidine Epitope Tag; Histidine Tag
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