• Western blot analysis of extracts of various cell lines, using Vimentin antibody (STJ113129) at 1:1000 dilution.Secondary antibody: HRP Goat Anti-Rabbit IgG (H+L) at 1:10000 dilution.Lysates/proteins: 25ug per lane.Blocking buffer: 3% nonfat dry milk in TBST.Detection: ECL Enhanced Kit.Exposure time: 90s.

Anti-Vimentin antibody (STJ113129)


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Host: Rabbit
Applications: WB
Reactivity: Human, Mouse, Rat
Short Description: Rabbit polyclonal anti-Vimentin antibody is suitable for use in Western Blot.
Clonality: Polyclonal
Conjugation: Unconjugated
Formulation: PBS with 0.02% sodium azide, 50% glycerol, pH7.3.
Purification: Affinity purification
Storage Instruction: Store at-20°C. Avoid freeze/thaw cycles.
Isotype: IgG
Dilution Range: WB: 1:500-1:1000
Gene ID: 7431
Gene Symbol: VIM
Immunogen: Recombinant fusion protein containing a sequence corresponding to amino acids 1-101 of human Vimentin (NP_003371.2).
Tissue Specificity Highly expressed in fibroblasts, some expression in T- and B-lymphocytes, and little or no expression in Burkitt's lymphoma cell lines. Expressed in many hormone-independent mammary carcinoma cell lines.
Post Translational Modifications Filament disassembly during mitosis is promoted by phosphorylation at Ser-55 as well as by nestin. One of the most prominent phosphoproteins in various cells of mesenchymal origin. Phosphorylation is enhanced during cell division, at which time vimentin filaments are significantly reorganized. Phosphorylation by PKN1 inhibits the formation of filaments. Phosphorylated at Ser-56 by CDK5 during neutrophil secretion in the cytoplasm. Phosphorylated by STK33. Phosphorylated on tyrosine residues by SRMS. O-glycosylated during cytokinesis at sites identical or close to phosphorylation sites, this interferes with the phosphorylation status. S-nitrosylation is induced by interferon-gamma and oxidatively-modified low-densitity lipoprotein (LDL(ox)) possibly implicating the iNOS-S100A8/9 transnitrosylase complex.
Function Vimentins are class-III intermediate filaments found in various non-epithelial cells, especially mesenchymal cells. Vimentin is attached to the nucleus, endoplasmic reticulum, and mitochondria, either laterally or terminally. Involved with LARP6 in the stabilization of type I collagen mRNAs for CO1A1 and CO1A2.
Protein Name Vimentin
Database Links Reactome: R-HSA-264870
Reactome: R-HSA-390522
Reactome: R-HSA-6785807
Reactome: R-HSA-9613829
Reactome: R-HSA-9615710
Reactome: R-HSA-9646399
Cellular Localisation Cytoplasm
Nucleus Matrix
Cell Membrane
Alternative Antibody Names Anti-Vimentin antibody
Anti-VIM antibody

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