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SAB4502906

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Anti-Synaptophysin antibody produced in rabbit

affinity isolated antibody

Synonym(s):
major synaptic vesicle protein p38, synaptophysin
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.41

biological source

rabbit

Quality Level

conjugate

unconjugated

antibody form

affinity isolated antibody

antibody product type

primary antibodies

clone

polyclonal

form

buffered aqueous solution

mol wt

antigen 33 kDa

species reactivity

human, rat, mouse

concentration

~1 mg/mL

technique(s)

ELISA: 1:10000
immunohistochemistry: 1:50-1:100
western blot: 1:500-1:1000

NCBI accession no.

UniProt accession no.

shipped in

wet ice

storage temp.

−20°C

Gene Information

human ... SYP(6855)

General description

Synaptophysin (SYP) is an integral membrane protein of synaptic vesicles. It is expressed in cortical synaptic terminals, during neurogenesis. The gene is located on human chromosome Xp11.23.
Synaptophysin is an integral membrane glycoprotein that is localized in presynaptic vesicles of nerve cells. This protein may regulate exocytosis and the formation of synaptic vesicles . Synaptophysin is encoded by the SYP gene and genetic alterations in SYP can lead to mental retardation . Anti-synaptophysin antibody specifically detects endogenous levels of total synaptophysin protein.

Immunogen

The antiserum was produced against synthesized peptide derived from human Synaptophysin.

Immunogen Range: 101-150

Application

Anti-Synaptophysin antibody produced in rabbit has been used in:
  • immunocytochemistry
  • western blotting
  • immunohistochemistry
Anti-synaptophysin antibody is suitable for use in immunohistochemistry and western blot.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Synaptophysin (SYP) modulates neurotransmitter release and synaptic plasticity. It maintains biogenesis and recycling of synaptic vesicles. SYP functions as a marker for neuroendocrine tumors. It is used as a potent marker for neuroendocrine prostate cancer (NEPC). Mutations in this gene is associated with X-linked intellectual disability.

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Physical form

Rabbit IgG in phosphate buffered saline (without Mg2+ and Ca2+), pH 7.4, 150mM NaCl, 0.02% sodium azide and 50% glycerol.

Disclaimer

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Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids

WGK

nwg

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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