LC3B Antibody [DyLight 405]

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Summary
Reactivity Hu, Mu, Rt, Po, Ba, Bv, Ca, Pm, SyHa, ZeSpecies Glossary
Applications WB, ELISA, ICC/IF, IHC-Fr, IHC-P
Clonality
Polyclonal
Host
Rabbit
Conjugate
DyLight 405

LC3B Antibody [DyLight 405] Summary

Immunogen
A synthetic peptide made to an N-terminal portion of the human LC3 protein sequence (between residues 1-100). [UniProt# Q9GZQ8]
Localization
LC3-I is cytoplasmic. LC3-II binds to the autophagic membranes.
Marker
Autophagosome Marker
Isotype
IgG
Clonality
Polyclonal
Host
Rabbit
Gene
MAP1LC3B
Purity
Immunogen affinity purified
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Applications/Dilutions

Dilutions
  • Western Blot
  • ELISA
  • Immunocytochemistry/Immunofluorescence
  • Immunohistochemistry-Frozen
  • Immunohistochemistry-Paraffin
Application Notes
This LC3 antibody is useful for Immunocytochemistry/Immunofluorescence, Immunohistochemistry-paraffin embedded sections, Immunoprecipitation and Western Blot. Use in Immunohistochemistry-Frozen sections reported in scientific literature (PMID: 20008275) In Western blot bands are seen ~17 and 19 kDa corresponding to LC3-II and LC3-I. In some cases a non-specific band is seen at ~21 kDa in mouse protein. In ICC/IF, cytoplasmic staining was observed in HeLa cells.

Reactivity Notes

Bovine reactivity reported in scientific literature (PMID: 24895572). Primate reactivity reported in scientific literature (PMID: 25142602). Canine reactivity reported in scientific literature (PMID: 25839646). The mouse detection has been reported to be weaker than the human. Immunogen sequence has 84% homology to Xenopus.

Packaging, Storage & Formulations

Storage
Store at 4C in the dark.
Buffer
50mM Sodium Borate
Preservative
0.05% Sodium Azide
Purity
Immunogen affinity purified

Notes

Dylight (R) is a trademark of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. and its subsidiaries. This conjugate is made on demand. Actual recovery may vary from the stated volume of this product. The volume will be greater than or equal to the unit size stated on the datasheet.

Alternate Names for LC3B Antibody [DyLight 405]

  • Apg8b
  • ATG8F
  • Autophagy-related protein LC3 B
  • Autophagy-related ubiquitin-like modifier LC3 B
  • lc3b autophagy marker
  • LC3B
  • lc3-i, ii
  • LC3II
  • MAP1 light chain 3-like protein 2
  • MAP1A/1BLC3
  • MAP1A/MAP1B LC3 B
  • MAP1LC3B
  • microtubule associated protein 3 b
  • microtubule associated protein 3 beta
  • microtubule-associated protein 1 light chain 3 betaMAP1A/MAP1B light chain 3 B
  • microtubule-associated proteins 1A/1B light chain 3
  • microtubule-associated proteins 1A/1B light chain 3B

Background

LC3 (microtubule-associated protein light chain 3), the most studied autophagy biomarker, was originally identified as a subunit of microtubule-associated proteins 1A and 1B (MAP1LC3) and was later found to contain similarity to yeast protein Apg8/Aut7/Cvt5. Distributed ubiquitously in eukaryotes, LC3 is expressed as 3 splice variants/isoforms (LC3A, LC3B and LC3C) which undergo post-translational processing, wherein, the unprocessed form of LC3 is proteolytically cleaved by Atg4 protease to form LC3-I with carboxyterminal exposed glycine. During autophagy, this exposed glycine of LC3-I is conjugated by Atg7 (an E1-like activity), Atg3 (an E2-like conjugating activity) and by Atg12-Atg5-Atg16L multimers (E3-like ligase activity) to phosphatidylethanolamine (PE) moiety for generating LC3-II. The lipophilic character of PE group facilitates LC3-II insertion into autophagosomes membranes, and as a result LC3-II is degraded when autophagosomes fuse with lysosomes to form autolysosomes for lysus of intra-autophagosomal components by lysosomal hydrolases. Conversion of LC3I to LC3II when correlated with autophagosome numbers is considered as the best marker of autophagy because LC3-II is the only well-characterized protein which specifically localize to autophagic structures throughout autophagy (from phagophore to lysosomal degradation). LC3 is a great tool in research as autophagy is implicated in numerous physiological/pathological processes including responses to exercise/aging, cancer, metabolic and neurodegenerative disorders, and cardiovascular/pulmonary diseases.

Limitations

This product is for research use only and is not approved for use in humans or in clinical diagnosis. Primary Antibodies are guaranteed for 1 year from date of receipt.

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Gene Symbol MAP1LC3B
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