Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody

Anoctamin-1, Transmembrane protein 16A, DOG-1, ORAOV2, TAOS2
    Cat #: ACL-011
    Alternative Name Anoctamin-1, Transmembrane protein 16A, DOG-1, ORAOV2, TAOS2
  • Lyophilized Powder
  • Antigen Incl.
  • Type: Polyclonal
    Host: Rabbit
    Reactivity: m, r
    May also work in: h*
      • Peptide (C)EYVKRKQRYEVDFNLE, corresponding to amino acid residues 679-694 of mouse Anoctamin-1 (Accession Q8BHY3). 3rd extracellular loop.
        Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody
    Accession (Uniprot) Number Q8BHY3
    Gene ID 101772
    Peptide confirmation Confirmed by amino acid analysis and mass spectrometry.
    Homology Rat - 15/16 amino acid residues identical; human - 14/16 amino acid residues identical.
    RRID AB_10920576.
    Purity Affinity purified on immobilized antigen.
    Form Lyophilized powder. Reconstituted antibody contains phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.4, 1% BSA, 0.05% NaN3.
    Isotype Rabbit IgG.
    Storage before reconstitution The antibody ships as a lyophilized powder at room temperature. Upon arrival, it should be stored at -20°C.
    Reconstitution 25 µl, 50 µl or 0.2 ml double distilled water (DDW), depending on the sample size.
    Antibody concentration after reconstitution 0.8 mg/ml.
    Storage after reconstitution The reconstituted solution can be stored at 4°C for up to 1 week. For longer periods, small aliquots should be stored at -20°C. Avoid multiple freezing and thawing. Centrifuge all antibody preparations before use (10000 x g 5 min).
    Negative control antigen storage before reconstitution Lyophilized powder can be stored intact at room temperature for 2 weeks. For longer periods, it should be stored at -20°C.
    Negative control antigen reconstitution 100 µl double distilled water (DDW).
    Negative control antigen storage after reconstitution -20°C.
    Preadsorption Control 1 µg peptide per 1 µg antibody.
    Standard quality control of each lot Western blot analysis.
    Applications: if, ih, wb
    May also work in: ic*, ifc*, ip*, lci*
      • Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody
        Western blot analysis of rat dorsal root ganglion (DRG) lysate:
        1. Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody (#ACL-011), (1:200).
        2. Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody, preincubated with the control peptide antigen.
        Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody
        Western blot analysis of rat small intestine lysate:
        1. Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody (#ACL-011), (1:200).
        2. Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody, preincubated with the control peptide antigen.
      • Mouse tongue sections (1:50), (Cherkashin, A.P. et al. (2016) Pflugers Arch. 468, 305.).
      • Anoctamin (ANO or TMEM16) is a family of 10 membrane proteins. This family is named so because these channels are selective to ANions and have eight (OCT) transmembrane domains. Also, these channels are subject to glycosylation in their extracellular loops and have both intracellular N- and C-termini1. Members of this family are expressed in a broad range of different organisms ranging from mammals, flies, worms, plants and yeast1. Alternative splicing is known to affect these channels and regarding their oligomerization state, homedimerization has been observed although when heterologously expressed, these channels may hetero oligomerize2.

        Ano1 (or TMEM16A, DOG1 and others) the first member to be identified was found to be a Ca2+-activated Cl- channel3-5 therefore other members are likely to also be Cl- channels. These channels are expressed in many different tissues: bronchiolar epithelial cells, pancreatic acinar cells, proximal kidney tubule epithelium, retina, dorsal root ganglia and submandibular gland1. In fact, Ano1 gained a lot of attention as its activation may serve as a therapeutic treatment for cystic fibrosis since it is also expressed in the airways6. These Ca2+-activated Cl- channels are believed to play a role in development as knockout of Ano1 in mice causes abnormal development of the trachea7. Ano2 (TMEM16B) has been shown to mediate Ca2+-activated Cl- current in olfactory epithelium and photoreceptor synapses2,8,9.

        Although relatively newly discovered channels, they are being discovered in many medical indications. Ano1 has become a marker in gastrointestinal tumors as its expression is significantly upregulated10,11. Similarly, Ano1 is also highly expressed in other carcinomas12,13.

    Application key:

    CBE- Cell-based ELISA, FC- Flow cytometry, ICC- Immunocytochemistry, IE- Indirect ELISA, IF- Immunofluorescence, IFC- Indirect flow cytometry, IHC- Immunohistochemistry, IP- Immunoprecipitation, LCI- Live cell imaging, N- Neutralization, WB- Western blot

    Species reactivity key:

    H- Human, M- Mouse, R- Rat
    Image & Title:

    Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody
    Expression of Anoctamin 1 in mouse cerebral cortex.Immunohistochemical staining of mouse brain sections using Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody (#ACL-011). ANO1 staining (green) in cerebral cortex is detected in Purkinje cells. Neuro Trace is used to label Purkinje cells.Adapted from Zhang, W. et al. (2015) PLoS ONE 10, e0142160. with permission of PLoS.

    Last update: 24/01/2020

    Anti-TMEM16A (ANO1) (extracellular) Antibody (#ACL-011) is a highly specific antibody directed against an epitope of mouse Anoctamin-1. The antibody can be used in western blot and immunohistochemistry applications. The antibody recognizes an extracellular epitope and could potentially detect the protein in living cells. It has been designed to recognize Anoctamin-1 from mouse, rat, and human samples.

    For research purposes only, not for human use
      • Mouse brain sections.
        Zhang, W. et al. (2015) PLoS ONE 10, e0142160.
      • Mouse tongue sections.
        Cherkashin, A.P. et al. (2016) Pflugers Arch. 468, 305.
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