Sir2 (silent information regulator 2) protein plays a crucial role in regulating the life span of C. elegans by means of caloric restricion. Overexpression of the protein can extend the life span, and is, thus, a regulator of longevity.
Suitable for use in Western Blot, Immunoprecipitation and Immunohistochemistry. Other applications not tested.
Immunohistochemistry (Frozen/paraffin): 1:200-1:500
Western Blot: 1:3000
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.