AB1620 Anti-Vimentin Antibody

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      Key Specifications Table

      Species ReactivityKey ApplicationsHostFormatAntibody Type
      H, Ma ICC, IHC, IH(P), WB Gt Serum Polyclonal Antibody
      Catalogue NumberAB1620
      Brand Family Chemicon®
      Trade Name
      • Chemicon
      DescriptionAnti-Vimentin Antibody
      Product Information
      • Breast carcinoma tissue, Colon, Prostate, Tonsil, Tonsilar lymphoma, Uterus, Ureter
      PresentationNeat goat Serum. Liquid containing 0.1% sodium azide.
      Quality LevelMQ100
      ApplicationAnti-Vimentin Antibody detects level of Vimentin & has been published & validated for use in IC, IH, IH(P) & WB.
      Key Applications
      • Immunocytochemistry
      • Immunohistochemistry
      • Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin)
      • Western Blotting
      Application NotesImmunohistochemistry: 1:20-1:40. Shows reactivity on frozen tissue sections as well as formalin-fixed paraffin embedded tissue by immunoperoxidase and immunofluorescent assays.


      Western blot

      Optimal working dilutions must be determined by end user.
      Biological Information
      ImmunogenVimentin purified from cultured human foreskin fibroblasts.
      ConcentrationPlease refer to the Certificate of Analysis for the lot-specific concentration.
      SpecificityRecognizes vimentin in cultured mammalian cells and tissue sections. AB1620 specifically stains the vimentin band (58 kD) using total cell or tissue extracts in immunoblotting. No reactivity to desmin, keratin, neurofilaments or glial filaments. Shows wide cross-reactivity among mammalian species using various immunolabeling techniques.
      Species Reactivity
      • Human
      • Mammals
      Antibody TypePolyclonal Antibody
      Entrez Gene Number
      Entrez Gene SummaryAlong with the microfilaments (actins) and microtubules (tubulins), the intermediate filaments represent a third class of well-characterized cytoskeletal elements. The subunits display a tissue-specific pattern of expression. Desmin (MIM 125660) is the subunit specific for muscle and vimentin the subunit specific for mesenchymal tissue.[supplied by OMIM]
      Gene Symbol
      • VIM
      • FLJ36605
      • Vimentin.
      • vimentin
      Purification MethodUnpurified
      UniProt Number
      UniProt SummaryFUNCTION: SwissProt: P08670 # Vimentins are class-III intermediate filaments found in various non-epithelial cells, especially mesenchymal cells.
      SIZE: 466 amino acids; 53652 Da
      SUBUNIT: Homopolymer. Component of a complex composed at least of ACTB, AP2M1, AP2A1, AP2A2, MEGF10 and VIM. Interacts with HCV core protein.
      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.
      PTM: 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.
      SIMILARITY: SwissProt: P08670 ## Belongs to the intermediate filament family.
      Molecular Weight58 kDa
      Physicochemical Information
      Materials Information
      Toxicological Information
      Safety Information according to GHS
      Safety Information
      Product Usage Statements
      Usage Statement
      • Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.
      Storage and Shipping Information
      Storage ConditionsMaintain for 1 year at -20°C from date of shipment. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
      Packaging Information
      Material Size500 µL
      Transport Information
      Supplemental Information


      Anti-Vimentin Antibody SDS


      Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 

      Anti-Vimentin Antibody Certificates of Analysis

      TitleLot Number
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN - 31799473179947
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN - 32219853221985
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN - 32570913257091
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN - 32804173280417
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN - 33884763388476
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN -25287542528754
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN -25729822572982
      GOAT ANTI-HUMAN VIMENTIN -26591652659165


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      PloS one  10  e0131990  2015

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      Wnt pathway activation in long term remnant rat model.
      Banon-Maneus, E; Rovira, J; Ramirez-Bajo, MJ; Moya-Rull, D; Hierro-Garcia, N; Takenaka, S; Diekmann, F; Eickelberg, O; Königshoff, M; Campistol, JM
      BioMed research international  2014  324713  2014

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      Mesenchymal-endothelial transition contributes to cardiac neovascularization.
      Ubil, E; Duan, J; Pillai, IC; Rosa-Garrido, M; Wu, Y; Bargiacchi, F; Lu, Y; Stanbouly, S; Huang, J; Rojas, M; Vondriska, TM; Stefani, E; Deb, A
      Nature  514  585-90  2014

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      DNA-PK target identification reveals novel links between DNA repair signaling and cytoskeletal regulation.
      Kotula, E; Faigle, W; Berthault, N; Dingli, F; Loew, D; Sun, JS; Dutreix, M; Quanz, M
      PloS one  8  e80313  2013

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      Regional heterogeneity in murine lung fibroblasts from normal mice or mice exposed once to cigarette smoke.
      Preobrazhenska, O; Wright, JL; Churg, A
      PloS one  7  e39761  2012

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      Western Blotting22761892 22761892
      Hedgehog signaling in myofibroblasts directly promotes prostate tumor cell growth.
      Domenech, M; Bjerregaard, R; Bushman, W; Beebe, DJ
      Integrative biology : quantitative biosciences from nano to macro  4  142-52  2012

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      The Cdk4-E2f1 pathway regulates early pancreas development by targeting Pdx1+ progenitors and Ngn3+ endocrine precursors.
      Kim, SY; Rane, SG
      Development (Cambridge, England)  138  1903-12  2011

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      Protein aggregation of SERCA2 mutants associated with Darier disease elicits ER stress and apoptosis in keratinocytes.
      Wang, Y; Bruce, AT; Tu, C; Ma, K; Zeng, L; Zheng, P; Liu, Y; Liu, Y
      Journal of cell science  124  3568-80  2011

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      The Sonic Hedgehog pathway stimulates prostate tumor growth by paracrine signaling and recapitulates embryonic gene expression in tumor myofibroblasts.
      Shaw, A; Gipp, J; Bushman, W
      Oncogene  28  4480-90  2009

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      Validation of the cardiosphere method to culture cardiac progenitor cells from myocardial tissue.
      Davis, DR; Zhang, Y; Smith, RR; Cheng, K; Terrovitis, J; Malliaras, K; Li, TS; White, A; Makkar, R; Marbán, E
      PloS one  4  e7195  2009

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      Data Sheet

      Anti-Vimentin - Data Sheet

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