Detects human S100B in direct ELISAs and Western blots. In direct ELISAs and Western blots, approximately 20% cross-reactivity with recombinant human S100A10 and less than 1% cross-reactivity with recombinant mouse S100A9 is observed.
Polyclonal Goat IgG
E. coli-derived recombinant human S100B Met1-Glu92 Accession # P04271
Lyophilized from a 0.2 μm filtered solution in PBS with Trehalose. *Small pack size (SP) is supplied as a 0.2 µm filtered solution in PBS.
S100B in Human Alzheimer'S Brain.
S100B was detected in immersion fixed paraffin-embedded sections of human Alzheimer's brain using Goat Anti-Human S100B Antigen Affinity-purified Polyclonal Antibody (Catalog # AF1820) at 1.7 µg/mL overnight at 4 °C. Tissue was stained using the Anti-Goat HRP-DAB Cell & Tissue Staining Kit (brown; Catalog # CTS008) and counterstained with hematoxylin (blue). View our protocol for Chromogenic IHC Staining of Paraffin-embedded Tissue Sections.
Preparation and Storage
Reconstitute at 0.2 mg/mL in sterile PBS.
Reconstitution Buffer Available
The product is shipped at ambient temperature. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below. *Small pack size (SP) is shipped with polar packs. Upon receipt, store it immediately at -20 to -70 °C
Stability & Storage
Use a manual defrost freezer and avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.
12 months from date of receipt, -20 to -70 °C as supplied.
1 month, 2 to 8 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
6 months, -20 to -70 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
S100B belongs to the S100 subgroup of the EF-hand family of Ca2+ binding proteins. It is a homodimer that is expressed primarily in the brain by astrocytes, oligodendrocytes and Schwann cells. S100B has multiple intracellular functions, but can also be secreted from cells to exert extracellular functions. Some of the extracellular functions of S100B may be mediated by RAGE (receptor for advanced glycation end products). Blood levels of S100B can be used to monitor the extent of brain injury and malignant melanoma.
S100 Calcium Binding Protein B
Entrez Gene IDs:
beta (neural); NEF; S100 beta; S100 calcium binding protein B; S100 calcium-binding protein B; S100 calcium-binding protein, beta (neural); S-100 calcium-binding protein, beta chain, 10protein S100-B; S-100 protein beta chain; S-100 protein subunit beta; S100; S100B; S100beta
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