|Application ||WB, IHC-F, IF, E, Func|
|Calculated MW||22854 Da|
|Purification||Antisera to rat CNTF were raised by repeated immunisations of rabbits with highly purified antigen. Purified IgG was prepared by affinity chromatography.|
|Immunogen||Recombinant rat CNTF|
|Shelf Life||12 months from date of reconstitution.|
|Other Names||Ciliary neurotrophic factor, CNTF, Cntf|
|Target/Specificity||Rabbit anti-Rat CNTF antibody recognizes rat ciliary neurotrophic factor (CNTF)...Rat CNTF is a 22.7kD neuroregulatory cytokine which is found primarily in peripheral nerve tissue. CNTF promotes the survival and differentiation of neurons and other neuronal cell types.|
|Preservative & Stabilisers||Preservative Free|
|Storage||Prior to reconstitution store at +4℃. Following reconstitution store at -20℃.|
|Precautions||Anti-Rat CNTF Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
1. Fischer, D. et al. (2008) Crystallins of the beta/gamma-superfamily mimic the effects of lens injury and promote axon regeneration. Mol Cell Neurosci. 37: 471-9. 2. Leibinger, M. et al. (2009) Neuroprotective and axon growth-promoting effects following inflammatory stimulation on mature retinal ganglion cells in mice depend on ciliary neurotrophic factor and leukemia inhibitory factor.J Neurosci. 29: 14334-41. 3. Sengottuvel, V. et al. (2011) Taxol facilitates axon regeneration in the mature CNS.J Neurosci. 31: 2688-99. 4. Müller, A. et al. (2007) Astrocyte-derived CNTF switches mature RGCs to a regenerative state following inflammatory stimulation.Brain. 130: 3308-20. 5. Hauk, T.G. et al. (2010) Stimulation of axon regeneration in the mature optic nerve by intravitreal application of the toll-like receptor 2 agonist Pam3Cys.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 51: 459-64.
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