|Reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat, Rabbit, Chicken, Bovine|
|Dilution||IHC-P (5 µg/ml)|
|Other Names||Actin, aortic smooth muscle, Alpha-actin-2, Cell growth-inhibiting gene 46 protein, ACTA2, ACTSA, ACTVS|
|Target/Specificity||Recognizes smooth muscle Actin. Reacts with tumors arising from smooth muscles and myoepithelial cells. Stains smooth muscle cells in vessel walls, gut wall and myometrium. Myoepithelial cells in breast and salivary gland are also stained. Species cr ...|
|Reconstitution & Storage||Long term: -20°C; Short term: +4°C. Avoid repeat freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||ACTA2 / Smooth Muscle Actin Antibody (N-Terminus) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Actins are highly conserved proteins that are involved in various types of cell motility and are ubiquitously expressed in all eukaryotic cells.|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton.|
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Actins are highly conserved proteins that are involved in various types of cell motility and are ubiquitously expressed in all eukaryotic cells.
Kamada S.,et al.Nucleic Acids Res. 17:1767-1767(1989).
Reddy S.,et al.J. Biol. Chem. 265:1683-1687(1990).
Kim J.W.,et al.Submitted (JUL-2004) to the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases.
Halleck A.,et al.Submitted (JUN-2004) to the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases.
Ota T.,et al.Nat. Genet. 36:40-45(2004).
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