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(anti-Human and others as indicated)
RDI Division of Fitzgerald Industries Intl offers a wide line of antibodies. Since no one antibody works best for all applications (neutralization, blotting, ELISA, etc), we offer many different types of antibodies to help solve this problem. Please inquire for other applications or types of antibodies not listed below.
-see also pure antigen
with bovine, pig, sheep, dog, cat, mouse or chicken)
Uses: histochemistry (frozen and paraffin sections, for paraffin sections, digest the sections with 1mg/ml trypsin in PBS or 5 minutes at RT).) approx 1:50-1:100 with 30 minutes RT incubation
Positive Control tonsil or colon,lung carcinoma
Background: recognizes a protein of 51Kda, identified as alpha-1- antitrypisn which exists in a number of genetic variants. The MM variant is most common. Alpha-1AT is synthesized in the liver and it acts as an inhibitor of proteases such as trypsin, elastase, chymotrypsin, colleganase, leucocyte proteases, plasmin, and thrombin, which may be released during inflammatory reactions int he lung. In the absence of alpha-1-AT, these enzymes are not inhibited and they may digest pulmonary parenchyma.Alpha-1AT deficiency is associated with chronic obstructive lung disease (emphysema) and less frequently with hepatic cirrhosis in infants and respiratory distress of the newborn. Increase in Alpha-1-AT occurs as an acute phase response to tissue necrosis and inflammation. Serum level of Alpha-1AT is elevated in rheumatoid arthritis, bacterial infections, vasculitis, and carcinomatosis. In colorectal and lung carcinomas, alpha-1- AT has also related to their invasive and metastatic capacity.
Storage: 2-8 deg c
For Research Use Only
Catalog#: RDI-A1ATRYPabG $438.00/vial
Also available HRP conjugated: cat#RDI-A1ATRYP-HRP $469.00/20mg vial
Biotin conjugated #RDI-A1ATRYP-BT $469.00/10mg vial
Size: 50 mg (lyophilized)
Antibody Concentration: 10.0 mg/ml (by UV absorbance at 280 nm)
Buffer: 0.02 M Potassium Phosphate, 0.15 M Sodium Chloride,pH 7.2
Preservative: 0.01% (w/v) Sodium Azide
Antigen: alpha-1-anti-trypsin (human plasma)
Applications: suitable for immunoblotting (western or dot blot),ELISA and immunoprecipitation,
Background: reacts with alpha-1-acid antitrypsin from human plasma showing a 45kDa band under reducing conditions of SDS-Page.
Recommended Dilutions: Not determined. Optimal titers for applications should
be determined by the researcher.
Storage Conditions: Store vial at 4'C prior to restoration. Re-store with 5.0 ml of deionized water (or equivalent). Centrifuge product if not completely clear after standing at room temperature. This product is stable for several weeks at 4'C as an undiluted liquid. Dilute only prior to immediate use. For extended storage aliquot contents and freeze at -20'C or below. Avoid cycles of freezing and thawing. Expiration date is one (1)year from date of reconstitution)
Purity and Specificity: This product is an IgG fraction antibody purified from monospecific antiserum by a multi-step process which includes delipidation, salt fractionation and ion exchange chromatography followed by extensive dialysis against the buffer stated above. Assay by imunoelectrophoresis resulted in a single precipitin arc against anti- Goat Serum as well as purified and partially purified alpha-1-AT (human plasma)
Precautions: For In vitro research Use Only. Not for use in or on humans or animals or for diagnostics. It is the responsibility of the user to comply with all local/state and Federal rules in the use of this product. We are not responsible for any patent infringements that might result with the use of or derivation of this product.
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