Labeled FISH probes for identification of gene amplification using Fluoresecent In Situ Hybridization Technique. (Technology) The 50 uL format is now available until 2014/12/31, this format does not contain DAPI Counterstain. (Please contact us for more information.)
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Representative images of normal human cell (lymphocyte) stain with the dual color FISH probe. The left image is chromosomes at metaphase, and the right image is an interphase nucleus.
DAPI Counterstain (1500 ng/mL ) 250 uL
Store at 4°C in the dark.
Hybridization position of the probes on the chromosome.
Probe 1: Size: Fluorophore: Location:
NF2 Approximately 300kb Texas Red 22q12.2
Probe 2: Size: Fluorophore: Location:
CEN22q Approximately 620kb FITC 22q11.22
The gap between two probes is approximately 4,000 kb.
We strongly recommend the customer to use FFPE FISH PreTreatment Kit 1 (Catalog #: KA2375 or KA2691) for the pretreatment of Formalin-Fixed Paraffin-Embedded (FFPE) tissue sections.
This gene encodes a protein that is similar to some members of the ERM (ezrin, radixin, moesin) family of proteins that are thought to link cytoskeletal components with proteins in the cell membrane. This gene product has been shown to interact with cell-surface proteins, proteins involved in cytoskeletal dynamics and proteins involved in regulating ion transport. This gene is expressed at high levels during embryonic development; in adults, significant expression is found in Schwann cells, meningeal cells, lens and nerve. Mutations in this gene are associated with neurofibromatosis type II which is characterized by nervous system and skin tumors and ocular abnormalities. Two predominant isoforms and a number of minor isoforms are produced by alternatively spliced transcripts. [provided by RefSeq