Table 1.

Sources and reactivity of antibodies used in this study (in order of appearance)

AntigenAntibodySource; Reactivity in OE
Neurotubulin (β-III tubulin)Mouse monoclonal, “J1”A. Frankfurter; Talamo et al., 1989
T-antigenRabbit polyclonalD. Hanahan; this report
Glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP)Rabbit polyclonalDAKO; Calof and Chikaraishi, 1989
Sustentacular cell antigenMouse monoclonal, “SUS-4”J.E. Schwob; Goldstein and Schwob, 1996
Globose basal cell antigenMouse monoclonal, “GBC-1”J.E. Schwob; Goldstein and Schwob, 1996
Neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM)Rabbit polyclonalSigma; Caggiano et al., 1994
Microtubule-associated protein 5 (MAP5)Mouse monoclonalSigma; Coronas et al., 1994
Growth-associated protein 43 (GAP-43)Mouse monoclonalSigma; Goldstein and Schwob, 1996
Olfactory G-protein (Gαolf)Rabbit polyclonal Santa Cruz; Jones and Reed, 1989
Adenylyl cyclase type III (ACIII)Rabbit monoclonalSanta Cruz; Juilfs et al., 1997
Olfactory cyclic nucleotide-gated channel (oCNGβ)Mouse monoclonalK. Zinn; this report
Olfactory marker protein (OMP)Goat polyclonalF.L. Margolis; Margolis, 1972
HemagglutininMouse monoclonalBAbCo; this report
  • Commercial antibody suppliers: DAKO, Carpinteria, CA; Sigma, St. Louis, MO; Santa Cruz Biotechnologies, Santa Cruz, CA; and Berkeley Antibody Company (BAbCo), Berkeley, CA.