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FIX&PERM Cell Fixation and Permeabilization Kit

Flow cytometric analyses with monoclonal antibodies were so far mainly restricted to cell surface molecules. Intracellular structures such as cytoplasmic or nuclear enzymes, oncoproteins, cytokines, immunoglobulins etc. were largely excluded from such studies. Also excluded from flow cytometric studies were cytoplasmic localizations of well-established membrane molecules like CD3 and CD22, which, in their cytoplasmic form, are the most reliable lineage markers in undifferentiated leukemia. With the FIX&PERM® Kit flow cytometric analysis of intracellular antigens has become as easy as surface antigen studies. The only prerequisite is the availability of suitable antibody conjugates. Most of the available monoclonal antibody conjugates can be used with the FIX&PERM® Kit, some determinants are sensitive, however, to the fixation step involved. This and the optimal fixation time have to be tested for each reagent.

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EDG8 (S1P5)

  • Product Code: X1487C
  • Size: 100 µl
  • Availability: In Stock In Stock
  • Price (USD): $113

Cat #

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Data Sheet

Product Name

EDG8 (S1P5)

Synonyms

EDG8 (S1P5) Transfected Cell Positive Control Lysate

Product Type

Control Lysate

Reactivity

N/A

Applications

Western Blot

Size

100 µl

Price (USD)

$113

Background

Endothelial Cell Differentiation Gene-8 (EDG8 (S1P5)) belongs to a family of G-protein coupled receptors whose ligands are lysophospholipids. The ligand for EDG8 (S1P5) is sphingosine-1-phosphate. There are 8 known members of the EDG receptor family and they are implicated in mediating growth related effects such as induction of cellular proliferation, alterations in differentiation and survival and suppression of apoptosis. They also evoke cellular effector functions that are dependent on cytoskeletal responses such as contraction, secretion, adhesion and chemotaxis. EDG receptors are developmentally regulated and differ in tissue distribution. They couple to multiple types of G proteins to signal through ras and MAP kinase, rho, phospholipase C and several protein tyrosine kinases. EDG8 (S1P5) is expressed in oligodendrocytes and fibrous astrocytes in the rat brain.

Formulation

Provided in 10% glycerol, 0.063 M Tris-HCl (pH 6.8), 2% SDS and 0.002% bromophenol blue, 5% 2-mercaptoethanol

Customer Storage

Product should be stored at -20°C. Aliquot to avoid freeze/thaw cycles