- FM264G (See other available formats)
- Other Names
- Green Fluorescent Protein
- Rat IgG2a, κ
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Green fluorescent protein (GFP) was originally identified as a protein involved in bioluminescence, which is from the jellyfish Aequorea Victoria. It is widely used as a fluorescent indicator for monitoring gene expression in a variety of cellular systems, including living organisms and fixed tissues. Unlike other bioluminescent reporters, GFP fluoresces without the need for exogenous substrates or cofactors, or other intrinsic or extrinsic proteins, making GFP a useful tool for monitoring gene expression and protein localization in vivo. Purified GFP is a 27 kD monomer consisting of 238 amino acids and emits green light (emission maximum at 509 nm) when excited with blue or UV light.Product Details
- GFP-tagged proteins
- Antibody Type
- Host Species
- TLR9-GFP transfected cell line
- Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide and 0.2% (w/v) BSA (origin USA).
- The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography and conjugated with Alexa Fluor® 488 under optimal conditions. The solution is free of unconjugated Alexa Fluor® 488.
- Lot-specific (please contact technical support for concentration and total µg amount, or use our Lookup tool if you have a lot number.)
- Storage & Handling
- The antibody solution should be stored undiluted between 2°C and 8°C, and protected from prolonged exposure to light. Do not freeze.
ICFC - Quality tested
- Recommended Usage
Each lot of this antibody is quality control tested by intracellular immunofluorescent staining with flow cytometric analysis. For flow cytometric staining, the suggested use of this reagent is 5 µl per million cells in 100 µl staining volume or 5 µl per 100 µl of whole blood.
* Alexa Fluor® 488 has a maximum emission of 519 nm when it is excited at 488 nm.
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- Excitation Laser
Blue Laser (488 nm)
- Application Notes
Additional reported applications (for the relevant formats) include: immunocytochemistry1.
(PubMed link indicates BioLegend citation)
- Stephen LA, et al. 2018. Dev. Cell. 47(1):122-132.e4. PubMed (ICC)
- Product Citations
AB_2563287 (BioLegend Cat. No. 338007)
AB_2563288 (BioLegend Cat. No. 338008)
- Biology Area
- Cell Biology, Immunology
- Antigen References
1. Ishikura H, et al. 2004. Anticancer Res. 24:719.
2. Rizzuto R, et al. 1996. Curr. Biol. 6:183.
3. Chalfie M, et al. 1994. Science 263:802.
- Gene ID
- View information about GFP on UniProt.org
- Can I use common compensation control for GFP, CFSE and FITC because they emit in the same channel?
- It is not recommended even if they emit in the same channel because these are still different fluors with different brightness intensities. Individual compensation controls should be employed.
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