Actin, smooth muscle

1A4, Ms, 6 ml RTU

Technische Daten
Reaktivität AK:Human, others not tested.
Format AK:Ready-to-use
Ig Unterklasse:IgG/k
Immunogen:Actin of smooth muscle
Anwendung AK:IHC(p),IHC(f)
Fixierung:1) NOTOXhisto 2) Formalin
Zelluläre Lokalisation:Cytoplasmic
Kontrolle:Smooth muscle
Lagerung AK:Store at 2 - 8 °C. Do not use after expiration date indicated on the vial.
Verfügbar in folgenden Ländern:world wide (except US)

Actin is a major component of the cytoskeleton. This antibody reacts with actin of myofibroblasts and myoepithelial cells, no cross-reaction with actin of cardiac or skeletal muscle. Paired with Actin Muscle Specific, a discrimination between leiomyosarcoma and rhybdomyosarcoma is possible.


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