Tau Antibody

Catalog #: 1998-TAU Categories: , , Datasheet:

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Excellent neuronal axon marker!

 

Formulation:
Total IgY fraction
Species Tested:
Bovine, Human, Mouse, Pig, Rat
Applications:
WB 1:10000IHC 1:1000ICC 1:1000-1:2000
Species:
Chicken Polyclonal
Gene Name:
MAPT
Molecular Weight:
~48 kDa, ~65 kDa & ~75 kDa
Cite This Antibody:
PhosphoSolutions Cat# 1998-TAU, RRID:AB_2492256
Antigen/Purification: ExpandCollapse

The antigen is a recombinant full length human tau expressed in and purified from E. Coli.

The antibody is total IgY fraction.

Biological Significance: ExpandCollapse

Tau is a key microtubule-associated protein that plays an important role in the formation of microtubules in axons (Binder et al. 1985). Six tau isoforms have been identified as products of a single gene produced by alternative mRNA splicing (Goedert 1990). Tau mutations have been implicated in many neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease (AD), Pick’s disease and progressive supranuclear palsy.

Synonyms: ExpandCollapse

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Storage

100 µl liquid containing 10 mM sodium azide. Adequate amount of material to conduct 10-mini Western Blots.

Recommended that the undiluted antibody be aliquoted into smaller working volumes (10-30 uL/vial depending on usage) upon arrival and stored long term at -20° C or -80° C, while keeping a working aliquot stored at 4° C for short term. Avoid freeze/thaw cycles. Stable for at least 1 year.

Product Specific Protocols

Immunocytochemistry

Rat hippocampal neurons
E20 Rat cortical neuron and glial cultures

Western Blotting

Click here to view our protocols page for Western blotting and lysate preparation.

General References

Binder LI, Frankfurter A, Rebhun LI (1985) The distribution of tau in the mammalian central nervous system. J Cell Bio Oct; 101(4):1371-8. PMID: 3930508

Goedert M. and Jakes R. (1990) Expression of separate isoforms of human tau protein: correlation with the tau pattern in brain and effects on tubulin polymerization. EMBO J 9, 4225-4230. PMID: 2124967

  • 5 – Excellent (publishable, performed ideally)
  • 4 – Good (publishable, would use again)
  • 3 – Average (publishable, might use again)
  • 2 – Poor (unpublishable, signal inconclusive)
  • 1 – No signal (unpublishable)
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Tau Antibody
Western blot of rat cortical lysate showing specific immunolabeling of the ~48 kDa, ~65 kDa & ~75 kDa tau isoforms.

Click here to view our Western blotting and lysate preparation protocols.

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