Vimentin antibody

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Human anti Vimentin

Product Type
PrecisionAb Monoclonal
Isotype
HuCAL Fab bivalent
Format
Purified
Product Code Applications Pack Size List Price Quantity
VMA00008
Datasheet
WB
MSDS
100 µl loader

Human anti Human vimentin antibody recognizes human vimentin, a class III intermediate filament of ~ 54kDa. Vimentin is preferentially expressed in mesenchymal tissues, and within the immune system is retained throughout T-cell development, with decreasing expression in B lymphocytes with maturation.

In lymphatic tissues vimentin expression is seen in marginal zone areas, but not in follicle centers. A lack of vimentin expression in B cell lymphoma is indicative of follicular center origin.

Human anti Human vimentin antibody recognizes vimentin as a band of ~54 kDa in a number of human cell line lysates by western blotting under reducing conditions.

Product Details

Target Species
Human
Western Blotting
Anti vimentin antibody detects a band of approximately 54 kDa in HEK293 cell lysates.
Species Cross-Reactivity
Target SpeciesCross Reactivity
Mouse
Rat
N.B. Antibody reactivity and working conditions may vary between species.
Product Form
A bivalent human recombinant Fab selected from the HuCAL® GOLD phage display library, expressed in E. coli. This Fab fragment is dimerized via a helix-turn-helix motif. The antibody is tagged with a myc-tag (EQKLISEEDL) and a his-tag (HHHHHH) at the C-terminus of the antibody heavy chain. This product is supplied as a liquid.
Preparation
Recombinant human monoclonal antibody purified by metal chelate affinity chromatography
Buffer Solution
Phosphate buffered saline
Preservative Stabilisers
0.09% Sodium Azide (NaN3)
Immunogen
Formalin fixed, paraffin-embedded human lymphoma tissue

Storage Information

Storage
Store undiluted at -20oC, avoiding repeated freeze thaw cycles.
Guarantee
As supplied, 12 months from date of despatch.

More Information

UniProt
P08670 Related reagents
Entrez Gene
VIM Related reagents
Acknowledgements
Sold under license of U.S. Patents 6753136, 7785859 and 8273688 and corresponding patents. This antibody was developed by Bio-Rad, Zeppelinstr. 4, 82178 Puchheim, Germany. PrecisionAb is a trademark of Bio-Rad Laboratories. His-tag is a registered trademark of EMD Biosciences.
Regulatory
For research purposes only

Applications of Vimentin antibody

This product has been reported to work in the following applications. This information is derived from testing within our laboratories, peer-reviewed publications or personal communications from the originators. Please refer to references indicated for further information. For general protocol recommendations, please visit the antibody protocols page.
Application Name Verified Min Dilution Max Dilution
Western Blotting 1/1000

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