|Positive WB detected in||HeLa cells, NIH/3T3 cells, HepG2 cells, mouse skin tissue, mouse lung tissue, human brain tissue|
|Positive IP detected in||HeLa cells|
|Positive IHC detected in||human colon cancer tissue|
Note: suggested antigen retrieval with TE buffer pH 9.0; (*) Alternatively, antigen retrieval may be performed with citrate buffer pH 6.0
|Western Blot (WB)||WB : 1:500-1:1000|
|Immunoprecipitation (IP)||IP : 0.5-4.0 ug for IP and 1:500-1:1000 for WB|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||IHC : 1:50-1:500|
|Sample-dependent, check data in validation data gallery|
55296-1-AP targets RAB8A in WB, IP, IHC, IF,ELISA applications and shows reactivity with human, mouse, rat samples.
|Tested Reactivity||human, mouse, rat|
|Cited Reactivity||canine, human, mouse|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Full Name||RAB8A, member RAS oncogene family|
|Calculated molecular weight||24 kDa|
|Observed molecular weight||24 kDa|
|GenBank accession number||NM_005370|
|Gene ID (NCBI)||4218|
|Purification Method||Antigen affinity purification|
|Storage Buffer||PBS with 0.02% sodium azide and 50% glycerol pH 7.3.|
|Storage Conditions||Store at -20°C. Aliquoting is unnecessary for -20oC storage.|
The Rab8 GTPase is a member of the Ras superfamily that functions in protein transport and membrane restructuring. RAB8 has two isoforms, RAB8A and RAB8B, that share 40% amino acid identity in the C-terminal variable region. RAB8 activity is regulated by specific guanine nucleotide exchange factors (GEFs), that mediate GTP loading, and GTPase activating proteins (GAPs) that convert them into the inactive GDP-bound form. RAB8 participates in recycling of the α-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid (AMPA) receptors to the dendritic spine surface as well as in the intracellular transport of the metabotropic glutamate receptor type 1 in neuronal cells. Rab8 is activated at the base of the cilium by its guanine nucleotide exchanger Rabin8. The antibody 11792-1-AP can detect both RAB8A and RAB8B. 55295-1-AP is specific to RAB8B and 55296-1-AP is specific to RAB8A.
|Product Specific Protocols|
|WB protocol for RAB8A antibody 55296-1-AP||Download protocol|
|IHC protocol for RAB8A antibody 55296-1-AP||Download protocol|
|IF protocol for RAB8A antibody 55296-1-AP||Download protocol|
|IP protocol for RAB8A antibody 55296-1-AP||Download protocol|
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The reviews below have been submitted by verified Proteintech customers who received an incentive forproviding their feedback.
Sara (Verified Customer) (04-30-2020)
Unfortunately this antibody did not work for my samples. I followed all the instructions in the "WB protocol for Rab8a antibody 55296-1-AP" that Proteintech provides. I did not get almost any signal when following those instructions (primary antibody 1:600 for 1h at 30-35°C). After repeating the experiment incubating the membrane with 1:600 primary antibody O/N at 4°C I got better signal, but still couldn't see a band of 24 kDa.