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Targeting Trends 2015 Newsletter

Read the 2015 Newsletters Recent Scientific References 2015, issue 1: Impairments in gait, posture and complex movement control in rats modeling the multi-system, cholinergic-dopaminergic losses in Parkinson’s Disease / by Aaron Kucinski / featuring 192-IgG-SAP (Cat. #IT-01), Anti-ChAT-SAP (Cat. #IT-42) Society for Neuroscience Poster of the Year Award Veterinary Development of Substance P-Saporin (SP-SAP) Targeting Talk: Protocols …

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Targeting Tools: MonoBiotin-ZAP

The conjugation specialists at Advanced Targeting Systems are proud to announce a new addition to the catalog: MonoBiotin-ZAP Cat. #BT-ZAP Researchers now have more freedom in selecting conjugation strategies. Users have taken advantage of the ability to use biotinylated targeting agents with Streptavidin-ZAP (Cat. #IT-27) a chemical conjugate between saporin and streptavidin. Streptavidin-ZAP converts biotinylated …

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Targeting Tools: Anti-ChAT-SAP

Choline acetyltransferase (ChAT) catalyzes the synthesis of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine (ACh) from choline and acetyl-CoA in cholinergic neurons. ChAT serves as a specific marker for cholinergic neurons in both peripheral and central nervous systems. Evidence shows that ChAT exists in two forms inside cholinergic nerve terminals, a soluble hydrophilic form and the membrane-associated amphiphilic form.[1-2] …

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Cover Article: Anti-ChAT-SAP elucidates a causal role in behavioral flexibility

A specific immunotoxin elucidates a causal role of striatal cholinergic system in behavioral flexibility by Sho Aoki and Jeffery R. Wickens Neurobiology Research Unit, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, 1919-1 Tancha, Onna, Kunigami, Okinawa 904-0495, Japan Behavioral flexibility is broadly defined as the ability to change behavioral strategy, according to a change of governing …

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