CD279 (PD-1), clone: J43, eBioscience™
Armenian Hamster Monoclonal Antibody
Brand: Affymetrix eBioscience 14-9985-85
Code : Z2
Additional Details : Weight : 0.01000kg
DescriptionDescription: The J43 monoclonal antibody reacts with mouse PD-1 (programmed death-1), a 55kDa member of the Ig superfamily. PD-1 contains the immunoreceptor tyrosine-based inhibitory motif (ITIM) and plays a key role in peripheral tolerance and autoimmune disease in mice. PD-1 is expressed mainly on activated T and B lymphocytes. Two novel B7 Family members have been identified as PD-1 ligands, PD-L1 (B7-H1) and PD-L2 (B7-DC). Evidence reported to date suggests overlapping functions for these ligands and their constitutive expression on some normal tissues and upregulation on activated antigen-presenting cells. It is reported that J43 inhibits the binding of mouse PD-L1-Ig and mouse PD-L2-Ig to PD-1/BHK transfected cells. When administrated in vivo, both intact and Fab of J43 are reported to enhance contact hypersensitivity and exacerbate acute GVHD similar to transfer of PD-1-deficient cells. Injection of J43 also exacerbates EAE and NOD diabetes as do specific antibodies to mouse PD-L1 and PD-L2.Applications Reported: The J43 antibody has been reported for use in flow cytometric analysis, and immunoprecipitation. It has also been reported for use in in vitro functional assays. (Please use Functional Grade purified J43, cat. 16-9985, in functional assays.).Applications Tested: The J43 antibody has been tested by flow cytometric analysis of mouse Con-A activated spleen cells and mouse PD-1 transfected cells. This can be used at less than or equal to 0.5 μg per test. A test is defined as the amount (μg) of antibody that will stain a cell sample in a final volume of 100 μL. Cell number should be determined empirically but can range from 10^5 to 10^8 cells/test. It is recommended that the antibody be carefully titrated for optimal performance in the assay of interest.Purity: Greater than 90%, as determined by SDS-PAGE.Aggregation: Less than 10%, as determined by HPLC.Filtration: 0.2μm post-manufacturing filtered.
|aqueous buffer, 0.09% sodium azide, may contain carrier protein/stabilizer|
|Store at 2-8°C.|