Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
neurotrophic factor GDNF, GDNF, Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor, Astrocyte-derived trophic factor; ATF
Human GDNF (Glial-Derived Neurotrophic Factor) is a 30.1 kDa protein that specifically promotes dopamine uptake and survival of midbrain neurons. GDNF is a disulphide-linked homodimer, formed by two identical 134 amino acids subunits.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
E. coli expressed human GDNF
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit anti- GDNF polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 30% glycerol, 0.5% BSA, 5 mM EDTA and 0.01% thimerosal.
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Western Blot analysis (1-4 µg/ml). However, the optimal concentrations should be determined individually.
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.