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Key Product Details

Species Reactivity

Mouse, Rat

Applications

ELISA, Western Blot

Label

Unconjugated

Antibody Source

Polyclonal Chicken

Format

BSA Free

Concentration

1 mg/ml

Product Summary for Opsin 1 (Medium Wave) Antibody - BSA Free

Immunogen

Synthetic peptides from mouse green opsin and zebra finch red opsin.

Specificity

Opsin, red and green. The antibody reacts with a protein of ~40 kDa.

Clonality

Polyclonal

Host

Chicken

Applications for Opsin 1 (Medium Wave) Antibody - BSA Free

Application
Recommended Usage

ELISA

1:100-1:2000

Western Blot

1:500:1:2000
Application Notes
ImmunoBlotting: on mouse brain extract. To minimize background staining it is suggested that you include a higher content of detergent (Tween-20) in your dilution and washing solutions. Immunohistochemistry: not tested. It is recommended that you try the antibody at 1:50-1:1,000.
Please Note: Optimal dilutions of this antibody should be experimentally determined.

Reviewed Applications

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Formulation, Preparation, and Storage

Purification

Immunogen affinity purified

Formulation

PBS

Format

BSA Free

Preservative

0.02% Sodium Azide

Concentration

1 mg/ml

Shipping

The product is shipped with polar packs. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below.

Stability & Storage

Aliquot and store at -20C or -80C. Avoid freeze-thaw cycles.

Background: Opsin 1 (Medium Wave)

FUNCTION: Visual pigments are the light-absorbing molecules that mediate vision. They consist of an apoprotein, opsin, covalently linked to cis-retinal. May increase spectral sensitivity in dim light. SUBCELLULAR LOCATION: Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. TISSUE SPECIFICITY: Expressed in cone photoreceptor cells.

Alternate Names

GCP, GOP, Green cone photoreceptor pigment, Green-sensitive opsin, medium-wave-sensitive opsin 1, OPN1MW, opsin 1 (cone pigments), medium-wave-sensitive 2

Gene Symbol

OPN1MW

UniProt

Product Documents for Opsin 1 (Medium Wave) Antibody - BSA Free

Certificate of Analysis

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Product Specific Notices for Opsin 1 (Medium Wave) Antibody - BSA Free

Chicken products cannot be exported to Canada.

Relevant Entrez Gene Numbers: NM_020061.3

This product is for research use only and is not approved for use in humans or in clinical diagnosis. Primary Antibodies are guaranteed for 1 year from date of receipt.

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