Protein Name & Synonyms:
Immunohistology - Frozen, Immunohistology - Paraffin
Bovine, Human, Mouse, Rat
This product does not require protein digestion pre-treatment of paraffin sections. This product does not require antigen retrieval using heat treatment prior to staining of paraffin sections.
This antibody reacts with human S-100 A and S-100 B. This protein is present in brain glial cells and in ependymal cells.
This product also stains Schwann cells of the peripheral nervous system.
Among tumours of the human central and peripheral nervous systems, schwannomas, ependymomas and astrogliomas of different stages, including glioblastomas show positive reactions. S100 can be detected in almost all benign and malignant melanocytic tumours of the skin and in Langerhans cells in the skin.
Store at +4 °C or at -20 °C if preferred.
Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
This product should be stored undiluted. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
If stored in this manner, this product is stable for 18 months after receipt.
Purified IgG - liquid
Phosphate buffered saline
Bovine brain S-100
0.1% Sodium Azide (NaN3)
1% Bovine Serum Albumin