|Positive WB detected in||C6 cells, SH-SY5Y cells, PC-12 cells|
|Positive IHC detected in||human gliomas tissue|
Note: suggested antigen retrieval with TE buffer pH 9.0; (*) Alternatively, antigen retrieval may be performed with citrate buffer pH 6.0
|Positive IF detected in||PC-12 cells|
|Western Blot (WB)||WB : 1:500-1:2000|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||IHC : 1:200-1:800|
|Immunofluorescence (IF)||IF : 1:50-1:500|
|Sample-dependent, check data in validation data gallery|
28205-1-AP targets BDNF in WB, IHC, IF, ELISA applications and shows reactivity with Human, mouse, rat samples.
|Tested Reactivity||Human, mouse, rat|
|Cited Reactivity||human, mouse, rat|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||BDNF fusion protein Ag28276|
|Full Name||brain-derived neurotrophic factor|
|Calculated molecular weight||247 aa, 28 kDa|
|Observed molecular weight||28-30 kDa|
|GenBank accession number||BC029795|
|Gene ID (NCBI)||627|
|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. Stable for one year after shipment. Aliquoting is unnecessary for -20oC storage.|
1) What is BDNF?
BDNF (brain-derived neurotrophic factor) is a small secreted growth factor that is important for the development and plasticity of the central nervous system and vital for long-term memory. Selected polymorphisms of BDNF have been shown to increase susceptibility to memory impairment and selected eating and mental disorders.
2) FAQs for BDNF
A) I can detect more than one band in my samples
BDNF is a neurotrophin that is a subject of maturation by proteolytic cleavage. The precursor protein (pre-proBDNF) is first cleaved to proBDNF (~34 kDa) by removing a signal peptide, and then to a mature form of BDNF (14 kDa). Additionally, (pre-)proBDNF can form dimers that run between 50 and 60 kDa, and a minor truncated form of proBDNF running at 28 kDa has also been reported (PMID: 11152678).
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Tanusree (Verified Customer) (12-18-2019)
Worked well in WB at 1:500 dilution.