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SPTBN2 antibody [SPTBN2/1583]

Anti-SPTBN2 antibody [SPTBN2/1583] used in IHC (Paraffin sections) (IHC-P). GTX35090

Cat No. GTX35090

Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Clone Name SPTBN2/1583
Isotype IgG2b
Application WB, ICC/IF, IHC-P
Reactivity Human

Application Note

*Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the researcher.
Application Dilution
WB 0.5-1.0ug/ml
ICC/IF 0.5-1ug/ml
IHC-P 0.5-1ug/ml for 30 minutes at RT

Note :

Boiling tissue sections in 10mM citrate buffer, pH 6.0, for 10-20 min followed by cooling at RT for 20 minutes

Not tested in other applications.

Calculated MW

271 kDa. ( Note )


Spectrin is an actin binding protein that is a major component of the plasma membrane skeleton. Spectrins function as membrane organizers and stabilizers by forming dimers, tetramers and higher polymers. Vertebrate spectrins have two alpha-subunits (alpha-I/alpha-II), four beta-subunits (beta-I-beta-IV) and a beta-H subunit creating diversity and specialization of function. Spectrin α and spectrin β are present in erythrocytes, whereas spectrin α II (also designated fodrin α) and spectrin β I (also designated fodrin β) are present in other somatic cells. The spectrin tetramers in erythrocytes act as barriers to lateral diffusion, but spectrin dimers seem to lack this function. Spectrin β III is highly homologous to both spectrin β I and spectrin β II. Spectrin β III is highly expressed in brain, kidney, pancreas and liver, and at lower levels in lung and placenta. Spectrin beta 3 is primarily expressed in nervous tissues with highest expression levels in the cerebellum, where it is found in Purkinje cell soma and dendrites.




Prepared in 10mM PBS with 0.05% BSA and 0.05% azide.


Store as concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening vial. For short-term storage (1-2 weeks), store at 4ºC. For long-term storage, aliquot and store at -20ºC or below. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.

Antigen Species



Recombinant human SPTBN2 fragment (aa356-475) (exact sequence is proprietary)


Ab purified from Bioreactor Concentrate by Protein A/G




For laboratory use only. Not for any clinical, therapeutic, or diagnostic use in humans or animals. Not for animal or human consumption.


Spectrin Beta, Non-Erythrocytic 2,Gtrap41,Sca5,Scar14,Sptbn2


Spectrins are principle components of a cell's membrane-cytoskeleton and are composed of two alpha and two beta spectrin subunits. The protein encoded by this gene (SPTBN2), is called spectrin beta non-erythrocytic 2 or beta-III spectrin. It is related to, but distinct from, the beta-II spectrin gene which is also known as spectrin beta non-erythrocytic 1 (SPTBN1). SPTBN2 regulates the glutamate signaling pathway by stabilizing the glutamate transporter EAAT4 at the surface of the plasma membrane. Mutations in this gene cause a form of spinocerebellar ataxia, SCA5, that is characterized by neurodegeneration, progressive locomotor incoordination, dysarthria, and uncoordinated eye movements. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2009]


Research Area

Anti-SPTBN2 antibody [SPTBN2/1583] used in IHC (Paraffin sections) (IHC-P). GTX35090

GTX35090 IHC-P Image

Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded Human Pancreas stained with Spectrin beta III Monoclonal Antibody (SPTBN2/1583).

Package List Price ($)
$ 329