Mouse anti Rat choline acetyltransferase antibody, clone 1E6 recognizes choline acetyltransferase and stains cholinergic neurons in the brain and central nervous system.Choline acetyltransferase is an enzyme, present the presynaptic ends of axons, that catalyzes the transfer of the acetyl group of acetyl CoA to choline, forming the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
- Target Species
- Species Cross-Reactivity
|Target Species||Cross Reactivity|
- N.B. Antibody reactivity and working conditions may vary between species.
- Product Form
- Ascitic Fluid
- Preservative Stabilisers
- None present.
- Choline acetyltransferase purified from rat brain.
- Store at -20oC only.
Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
This product should be stored undiluted. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody.
- 18 months from date of despatch.
- Entrez Gene
- GO Terms
antral ovarian follicle growth
response to hypoxia
choline O-acetyltransferase activity
response to nutrient
acetylcholine biosynthetic process
response to drug
response to ethanol
- For research purposes only
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.
Applications of Choline Acetyltransferase antibody
|Immunohistology - Frozen
Where this product has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrates the product for use in their own system using the appropriate negative/positive controls.
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Product Specific References
References for Choline Acetyltransferase antibody
Hagg, T. et al. (1988) Delayed treatment with nerve growth factor reverses the apparent loss of cholinergic neurons after acute brain damage
Exp Neurol. 101: 303 - 312
Dietz, G. W., Jr. & Salvaterra, P. M. (1980) Purification and peptide mapping of rat brain choline acetyltransferase
J. Biol. Chem. 255: 10612 - 10617.
Crawford, G. D., et al. (1982) Interaction of monoclonal antibodies with mammalian choline acetyltransferase.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 79: 7031 - 7035.
Matthews, D. A. et al. (1987) An immunocytochemical study of choline acetyltransferase-containing neurons and axon terminals in normal and partially deafferented hippocampal formation
Brain Res. 402: 30 - 43
Hagg, T. et al. (1989) Nerve growth factor (NGF) reverses axotomy-induced decreases in choline acetyltransferase, NGF receptor and size of medial septum cholinergic neurons
Brain Res. 505: 29 - 38.
Lindh, B., et al. (1986) Immunohistochemical demonstration of choline acetyltransferase-immunoreactive preganglionic nerve fibers in guinea pig autonomic ganglia.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.83: 5316 - 5320.
Hagg, T. et al. (1992) Ciliary neurotrophic factor prevents neuronal degeneration and promotes low affinity NGF receptor expression in the adult rat CNS
Neuron 8: 145-158.