Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
VEGF C, Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor C , Vascular endothelial growth factor-related protein C; VRP
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor-C (VEGF-C) is a 125 amino acid protein that plays an important role in angiogenesis and many other biological processes. Human VEGF-C exhibits about 85% homology with murine VEGF-C.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
Recombinant human VEGF-C
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) antigen affinity purified goat polyclonal antibody in phosphate-buffered saline (PBS) containing 50% glycerol, 1% BSA, and 0.02% thimerosal.
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Western blot, Immunohistochemistry
Western blotting (0.5-1 µg/ml) and Immunohistochemistry with both frozen and paraffin sections (5 µg/ml). However, the optimal concentrations should be determined individually. The antibody recognizes human VEGF-C. Reactivity to other species has not been tested.
Shelf time: 12 months in temp.: -20 deg.C
How to handle this antibody:
The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
This antibody needs to be stored at + 4°C in a fridge short term in a concentrated dilution. Freeze thaw will destroy a percentage in every cycle and should be avoided.
If you buy Antibodies supplied by Biovision they should be stored frozen at - 24°C for long term storage and for short term at + 5°C.