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S8191 Sigma-Aldrich

Anti-Survivin antibody produced in rabbit

IgG fraction of antiserum, buffered aqueous solution

Synonym: Anti-BIRC5, Anti-TIAP



Related Categories Alphabetical Index, Antibodies, Antibodies for Apoptosis, Antibodies for Cell Biology, Antibodies for Neural Stem Cells,
conjugate   unconjugated
clone   polyclonal
biological source   rabbit
application(s)   microarray: suitable
  western blot: 1:500 using whole cell extract of human epitheloid carcinoma HeLa cell treated with thymidine.
species reactivity   rat, mouse, human
mol wt   antigen 16 kDa
form   buffered aqueous solution
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C
antibody form   IgG fraction of antiserum
Quality Level   200
antibody product type   primary antibodies
UniProt accession no.   O15392
Gene Information   human ... BIRC5(332)
mouse ... Birc5(11799)
rat ... Birc5(64041)


General description

Survivin is required for cell viability maintenance in mitosis, potentially coupling apoptosis to control of cell division. It is selectively expressed during mitosis during G2/M phase and is localized to mitotic spindle microtubules and midbodies of dividing cells. Survivin is over-expressed in a variety of human tumors, including adenocarcinomas of lung, pancreas, breast, colon, stomach and prostate, as well as in squamous lung cell carcinoma, acute myelogenous leukemia, large cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma, neuroblastomas and melanomas.


Anti-Survivin produced using a peptide corresponding to amino acids 122-142 at the carboxyl-terminus of human survivin. This sequence is highly conserved (>70%) in rat and mouse survivin. Anti-Survivin recognizes human, mouse and rat survivin. The antibody is suitable for immunoblotting.


synthetic peptide corresponding to the C-terminus of human survivin (amino acids 122-142). This sequence is highly conserved (>70%) in rat and mouse survivin.

Physical form

Solution in 0.01 M phosphate buffered saline, pH 7.4, containing 15 mM sodium azide.

Storage and Stability

For continuous use, store at 2-8 °C for up to one month.For prolonged storage, freeze in working aliquots at −20 °C. Repeated freezing and thawing is not recom-mended. Storage in frost-free freezers is also notrecommended. If slight turbidity occurs upon prolongedstorage, clarify the solution by centrifugation beforeuse. Working dilutions should be discarded if not usedwithin 12 hours.


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