Biotin anti-Tubulin β 3 (TUBB3) Antibody

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TUJ1 (See other available formats)
Other Names
CDCBM, CDCBM1, CFEOM3, CFEOM3A, FEOM3, TUBB4, Tubulin beta-3 chain, tubulin beta-III, tubulin beta-4 chain, class III beta-tubulin
Isotype
Mouse IgG2a, κ
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TUJ1_Biotin_Tubulin-beta-3_TUBB3_1_102417
Western blot of Biotin anti-Tubulin β 3 (TUBB3) antibody (clone TUJ1). Lane 1: Molecular weight marker; Lane 2: 20 µg of human brain lysate; Lane 3: 20 µg of mouse brain lysate; Lane 4: 20 µg of rat brain lysate. The blot was incubated with 1.0 µg/mL of primary antibody overnight at 4°C, followed by incubation with HRP Streptavidin secondary antibody (Cat. No. 405210), for 60-minutes at room temperature. Enhanced chemiluminescence was used as the detection system.
  • TUJ1_Biotin_Tubulin-beta-3_TUBB3_1_102417
    Western blot of Biotin anti-Tubulin β 3 (TUBB3) antibody (clone TUJ1). Lane 1: Molecular weight marker; Lane 2: 20 µg of human brain lysate; Lane 3: 20 µg of mouse brain lysate; Lane 4: 20 µg of rat brain lysate. The blot was incubated with 1.0 µg/mL of primary antibody overnight at 4°C, followed by incubation with HRP Streptavidin secondary antibody (Cat. No. 405210), for 60-minutes at room temperature. Enhanced chemiluminescence was used as the detection system.
  • TUJ1_Biotin_Tubulin-beta-3_TUBB3_2_102417
    IHC staining of Biotin anti-Tubulin β 3 (Tubb3) antibody (clone TUJ1) on formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded rat cerebellum brain tissue. Following antigen retrieval using Sodium Citrate H.I.E.R (Cat. No. 928602), the tissue was incubated with the primary antibody at 5 µg/mL for 1 hour at room temperature. For detection, the HRP labeling reagent and DAB from BioLegend Ultra Streptavidin (USA) HRP Detection Kit was used (Multi-Species, component No 5, DAB; Cat. No. 929901). The tissue was counterstained with hematoxylin and bluing solution. The image was taken using 20X objective.
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Description

Tubulin is the main component of microtubules. In adults, tubulin beta 3 (TUBB3) is primarily expressed in neurons and is commonly used as a neuronal marker. It plays an important role in neuronal cell proliferation and differentiation. Mutations in this gene cause congenital fibrosis of the type 3 extraocular muscles. Tubulin beta 3 (TUBB3) is also found in a wide range of tumors. Studies indicate that it is a predictive and prognostic marker in various tumors.

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Product Details

Reactivity
Human, Mouse, Rat
Antibody Type
Monoclonal
Host Species
Mouse
Immunogen
This antibody was raised against microtubules derived from rat brain.
Formulation
Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide.
Preparation
The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography and conjugated with biotin under optimal conditions. The solution is free of unconjugated biotin.
Concentration
0.5 mg/ml
Storage & Handling
The antibody solution should be stored undiluted between 2°C and 8°C. Do not freeze.
Application

WB - Quality tested
IHC-P - Validated

Recommended Usage

Each lot of this antibody is quality control tested by Western blotting. For Western blotting, the suggested use of this reagent is 1.0 - 5.0 µg per ml. For immunohistochemical staining on formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue sections, the suggested use of this reagent is 2.5 - 5.0 µg per ml. It is recommended that the reagent be titrated for optimal performance for each application.

Application Notes

Additional reported applications (for the relevant formats) include: flow cytometry4, immunofluorescence microscopy1-5,7, immunohistochemistry5,7, and Western blotting8.

This antibody is well characterized and highly reactive to neuron specific Class III β-tubulin (βIII). TUJ1 does not identify β-tubulin found in glial cells. TUJ1 recognizes an epitope located within the last 15 C-terminal residues8.

Application References

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  1. Nishimura K, et al. 2017. PLoS One. 12(1): e0170568. (ICC)
  2. Jongbloets J, et al. 2017. Nat Commun. 8: 14666. (ICC) PubMed
  3. Liu W.J, et al. 2015. Eur J Histochem. 59(1): 2464. (ICC) PubMed
  4. Chintalapudi SR, et al. 2016. Front Aging Neursci. 8:93. (FC, ICC) PubMed
  5. Ambasudhan R, et al. 2011. Cell Stem Cell. 9(2):113. (IHC, ICC)
  6. Hu X., et al. 2006. Nature Neuroscicene. 9(12):1520. (WB) PubMed
  7. Zechner D., et al. 2003. Develop Biology. 258(2):406. (ICC, IHC)
  8. Lee MK, et al. 1990. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 18:7195. (WB)
RRID
AB_2721322 (BioLegend Cat. No. 801211)
AB_2721321 (BioLegend Cat. No. 801212)

Antigen Details

Structure
Tubulin β 3 is a 450 amino acid protein with a molecular mass of ~50 kD.
Distribution

Tissue distribution: central and peripheral nervous system.
Cellular distribution: cytosol, cytoskeleton and nucleus.

Function
Tubulin β 3 is the major constituent of microtubules, and plays a critical role in proper axon guidance and maintenance.
Interaction
Alpha tubulin, kinesin and dynein.
Cell Type
Neural Stem Cells, Mature Neurons
Biology Area
Cell Biology, Neuroscience, Neuroscience Cell Markers, Stem Cells
Molecular Family
Microtubules
Antigen References

1. Zhao X, et al. 2017. Med Sci Monit. 22: 3915.
2. Lebok P, et al. 2016. Oncol Lett. 11(3):1987.
3. Du J, et al. 2015. BMC Cancer. 15:536. PubMed
4. Rogue DM., et al. 2013. Clin Exp Metastasis. 31(1): 101.
5. Ploussard G, et al. 2010. Cancer Res. 70(22):9253. PubMed

Gene ID
10381 View all products for this Gene ID
UniProt
View information about Tubulin β 3 on UniProt.org

Related FAQs

How many biotin molecules are per antibody structure?
We don't routinely measure the number of biotins with our antibody products but the number of biotin molecules range from 3-6 molecules per antibody.
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