Caspase family of cysteine proteases has been shown to play a key role in apoptosis. Caspase-5 is also known as Ich-3 and ICErel-III and can proteolytically processed by granzyme B. Over expression of caspase-5 induces apoptosis in Rat-1 and HeLa cells, which can be inhibited by CrmA and Bcl-2.
Suitable for use in Western Blot. Other applications not tested.
Western Blot: 0.5-4ug/ml
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.
Storage and Stability:
May be stored at 4 degrees C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20 degrees C. Aliquots are stable for 12 months. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.