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Anti -Actin, Smooth Muscle (alpha-Actin 2, ACTA2)


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Clone Host Grade Applications
Monoclonal Mouse Affinity Purified IH IF
Catalog #A0760-26D
ApplicationsSuitable for use in Immunofluorescence and Immunohistochemistry (Fr) (paraffin-embedded sections). Other applications not tested.
Recommended DilutionImmunohistochemistry: Stains smooth muscle cells in vessel walls, gut walls, and myometrium. Myoepithelial cells in breat and salivary gland are also stained. Reacts with tumors arising from smooth muscles and myoepithelial cells.
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.
Storage and StabilityMay be stored at 4°C for short-term only. For long-term storage and to avoid repeated freezing and thawing, aliquot Store at -20°C. Aliquots are stable for at least 12 months at -20°C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.
Cellular Localization Cytoplasmic
Positive Control Smooth muscle or leiomyosarcoma.
Clone TypeMonoclonal
Clone No8J172
Form0.2% BSA, PBS. pH 7.4
PurityPurified by Protein A affinity chromatography.
ImmunogenSynthetic peptide
SpecificityRecognizes the alpha-smooth muscle isoform of actin. Does not react with actin from fibroblasts (b-and g-cytoplasmic), striated muscle (a-sarcomeric), and myocardium (a-myocardial). Species Crossreactivity: Crossreacts with Human, Mouse, Rat, Rabbit, bovine, Baboon and Chicken.
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
Alternate namesACTSA, ACTVS, ACTSA, alpha Smooth Muscle Actin

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