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AB5475

Sigma-Aldrich

Anti-Prox 1 Antibody

serum, Chemicon®

Synonym(s):
Anti-PROX-1, Anti-A230003G05Rik
eCl@ss:
32160702
NACRES:
NA.41

biological source

rabbit

Quality Level

antibody form

serum

antibody product type

primary antibodies

clone

polyclonal

species reactivity

zebrafish, rat, mouse

species reactivity (predicted by homology)

human

manufacturer/tradename

Chemicon®

technique(s)

immunocytochemistry: suitable
immunohistochemistry: suitable

NCBI accession no.

UniProt accession no.

shipped in

dry ice

General description

Prox1, the homolog of Drosophila Prospero, is a homeobox-containing transcription factor that binds and functions as a co-receptor of liver receptor homolog 1 (LRH1/NR5A2). It is a specific marker for lymphatic endothelial cells, as well as hepatoblasts and hepatocytes. Human Prox1 shares 97% amino acid sequence identity with mouse and rat Prox1.

Specificity

Other species have not been tested.
Recognizes Prox1. The antibody is useful for identifying Prox1 expressing cells during the development of many areas of the nervous system including the dorsal spinal cord, ganglionic eminences, thalamus and hippocampus.

Immunogen

Synthetic peptide from the C-terminus of mouse Prox1.

Application

Immunohistochemistry:
1:2,000-1:10,000 with overnight incubation on 4% paraformaldehyde fixed, frozen tissue sections. For embryos immersion fixation is recommended. For older animals perfusion fixation is recommended. Suggested permeabilization solution is 0.1% Triton X100. Suggested blocking buffer is PBS with 0.1% Triton and 10% serum.

Immunocytochemistry:
A previous lot of this antibody was used on Immunocytochemistry
Detect Prox 1 using this Anti-Prox 1 Antibody validated for use in IC, IH.

Physical form

Rabbit serum in 50 % glycerol.

Storage and Stability

Stable for 1 year at -20°C from date of receipt. Note: Variability in freezer temperatures below -20°C may cause glycerol containing solutions to become frozen during storage.

Analysis Note

Control
Embryonic brain tissue.

Other Notes

Concentration: Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for the lot-specific concentration.

Legal Information

CHEMICON is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Quality

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