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|Product Name||Anti-AFP Antibody|
|Description||Mouse IgG monoclonal antibody for AFP, alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) detection. Tested with IHC-P in Human. No cross reactivity with other proteins.|
|Cite This Product||Anti-AFP Antibody C3 (Boster Biological Technology, Pleasanton CA, USA, Catalog # MA1001)|
|Replacement Item||This antibody may replace the following items: sc-166335|sc-15375|sc-166325|sc-166450|sc-8399|sc-8108|sc-69857|sc-51506|sc-130302|sc-80464 from Santa Cruz Biotechnology.|
*Our Boster Guarantee covers the use of this product in the above tested applications.
**For positive and negative control design, consult "Tissue specificity" under Protein Target Info.
|Recommended Detection Systems||Boster recommends HRP Conjugated anti-Mouse IgG Super Vision Assay Kit (SV0001-1) for IHC(P).
*Blocking peptide can be purchased at $50. Contact us for more information
**Boster also offers various secondary antibodies for Immunoflourescecne and IHC. Take advantage of the buy 1 primary antibody get 1 secondary antibody for free promotion for the entire year 2017!
|Cross Reactivity||No cross reactivity with other proteins|
|Contents||Mouse ascites fluid, 1.2% sodium acetate, 2mg BSA, with 0.01mg NaN3 as preservative.
*carrier free antibody available upon request.
|Concentration||Add 1ml of PBS buffer will yield a concentration of 100ug/ml.|
|Storage||At -20˚C for one year. After reconstitution, at 4˚C for one month. It can also be aliquotted and stored frozen at -20˚C for a longer time.Avoid repeated freezing and thawing.|
Protein Target Info (Source: Uniprot.org)
You can check the tissue specificity below for information on selecting positive and negative control.
|Molecular Weight||68386 MW|
|Protein Function||Binds estrogens, fatty acids and metals.|
|Tissue Specificity||Plasma. .|
|Sequence Similarities||Belongs to the ALB/AFP/VDB family.|
|Subcellular Localization||Isoform 1: Secreted.|
|Research Areas|||cardiovascular|blood|serum proteins| cancer|tumor biomarkers|tumor antigens| developmental biology|organogenesis|gut development|liver development| kits/ lysates/ other|elisa kits|cardiovascular elisa kits||
Background for Alpha-fetoprotein
Dilution Ratios/Recommended Concentrations
At Boster we strive to provide the best Anti-AFP Antibody by testing all applications on non-spiked tissues and cell lines to ensure that the affinity of the antibody is enough to react to the endogenouse level of the target protein. Read more about our QC panel here.
|Recommended dilution ratios are listed below:|
Immunohistochemistry(Paraffin-embedded Section), 2-4μg/ml, Human, By Heat
**Boster provides high sensitivity secondary antibody kits for Western blotting and IHC. For more info see Related Products below.
Anti-AFP Antibody Images
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