Fibronectin antibody

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Sheep anti Fibronectin

Product Type
PrecisionAb Polyclonal
Polyclonal IgG
Product Code Applications Pack Size List Price Quantity
100 µl

Sheep anti Human fibronectin antibody detects human fibronectin, a multi-domain protein involved in the connection of cells to the extracellular matrix. Fibronectin is mostly found in dimeric form, consisting of two nearly identical polypeptide chains linked by a pair of C-terminal disulfide bonds. Each fibronectin monomer has a molecular weight of 230–250 kDa. Fibronectin can bind cell surfaces and various compounds including collagen, fibrin, heparin, DNA, and actin. Fibronectin is present in the body in two forms; plasma fibronectin (soluble dimeric form) is secreted by hepatocytes, whilst cellular fibronectin (dimeric or cross-linked multimeric forms), made by fibroblasts, epithelial and other cell types, is deposited as fibrils in the extracellular matrix.

Fibronectin is involved in cell adhesion and migration processes including embryogenesis, wound healing and blood coagulation (Schwarzbauer and DiSimone, 2011) as well as pathologies such as metastasis (Van Obberghen-Schilling et al. 2011).

Sheep anti Human fibronectin antibody recognizes fibronectin as a single band of approximately 260 kDa in a range of human cell lysates by western blotting under reducing conditions. Cross reactivity with rodent cell line lysates is also observed.

Product Details

Target Species
Western Blotting
Sheep anti Fibronectin detects a band of approxiamtely 260 kDa in A549 cell lysates.
Species Cross-Reactivity
Target SpeciesCross Reactivity
N.B. Antibody reactivity and working conditions may vary between species.
Product Form
Purified IgG - liquid
Sheep polyclonal antibody purified by affinity chromatography
Buffer Solution
Phosphate buffered saline
Preservative Stabilisers
0.09% Sodium Azide (NaN3)
Highly pure human fibronectin.

Storage Information

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

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Applications of Fibronectin 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

The PrecisionAb label is reserved for antibodies that meet the defined performance criteria within Bio-Rad's ongoing antibody validation programme. Click here to learn how we validate our PrecisionAb range. Where this product has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Further optimization may be required dependent on sample type.

Secondary Antibodies Available

Description Product Code Applications Pack Size List Price Quantity
Donkey anti Sheep/Goat IgG:HRP STAR88P C E P WB 1 ml loader

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