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Pack Size:100μg/vial
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Application:IHC, WB
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Product Name Anti-MPO/Myeloperoxidase Antibody
SKU/Catalog Number PB9057
Description Rabbit IgG polyclonal antibody for Myeloperoxidase(MPO) detection. Tested with WB, IHC-P in Human;Mouse;Rat.
Cite This Product Anti-MPO/Myeloperoxidase Antibody (Boster Biological Technology, Pleasanton CA, USA, Catalog # PB9057)
Replacement Item This antibody may replace the following items: sc-52076|sc-59600|sc-51741|sc-52707|sc-66106|sc-66107 from Santa Cruz Biotechnology.
Host Rabbit
Isotype N/A
Validated Species Human, Mouse, Rat
Application IHC, WB

*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 Enhanced Chemiluminescent Kit with anti-Rabbit IgG (EK1002) for Western blot, and HRP Conjugated anti-Rabbit IgG Super Vision Assay Kit (SV0002-1) 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!
Immunogen E.coli-derived human Myeloperoxidase recombinant protein (Position:S406-S745). Human Myeloperoxidase shares 90% amino acid (aa) sequence identity with mouse Myeloperoxidase.
Cross Reactivity No cross reactivity with other proteins
Pack Size 100μg/vial


Clonality Polyclonal
Form Lyophilized
Contents Each vial contains 5mg BSA, 0.9mg NaCl, 0.2mg Na2HPO4, 0.05mg NaN3.
*carrier free antibody available upon request.
Concentration Add 0.2ml of distilled water will yield a concentration of 500ug/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.
Purification Immunogen affinity purified.
Isotype N/A

Protein Target Info (Source:

You can check the tissue specificity below for information on selecting positive and negative control.

Gene Name MPO
Protein Name Myeloperoxidase
Molecular Weight 83869 MW
Protein Function Part of the host defense system of polymorphonuclear leukocytes. It is responsible for microbicidal activity against a wide range of organisms. In the stimulated PMN, MPO catalyzes the production of hypohalous acids, primarily hypochlorous acid in physiologic situations, and other toxic intermediates that greatly enhance PMN microbicidal activity.
Sequence Similarities Belongs to the peroxidase family. XPO subfamily.
Subcellular Localization Lysosome.
Uniprot ID P05164
Alternative Names Myeloperoxidase;MPO;;Myeloperoxidase;89 kDa myeloperoxidase;84 kDa myeloperoxidase;Myeloperoxidase light chain;Myeloperoxidase heavy chain;MPO;
Research Areas |immunology|innate immunity|macrophage / inflamm.| cardiovascular|blood|vasculature|vasculature markers|arterial|pulmonary| cancer|cancer metabolism|cellular metabolic process| kits/ lysates/ other|elisa kits|cancer proteins elisa kits|cardiovascular elisa kits| metabolism|pathways and processes|redox metabolism|antioxidants|
*if product is indicated to react with multiple species, protein info is based on the human gene.

Background for Myeloperoxidase

Myeloperoxidase (MPO) is a mammalian phagocyte hemoprotein thought to primarily mediate host defense reactions. It is abundantly expressed in neutrophils and secreted during their activation. Myeloperoxidase is part of the host defense system of human polymorphonuclear leukocytes, responsible for microbicidal activity against a wide range of organisms. It is located in the nucleus as well as in the cytoplasm. Intranuclear MPO may help to protect DNA against damage resulting from oxygen radicals produced during myeloid cell maturation and function. The standard product used in this kit is the product of gene recombination, consisting of 697(A49-S745) amino acids with the molecular mass of 80KDa.

Anti-MPO/Myeloperoxidase Antibody Images

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Anti-MPO/Myeloperoxidase Antibody
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IHC(P): Human Appendicitis Tissue
Anti-MPO/Myeloperoxidase Antibody
Anti-Myeloperoxidase Picoband antibody, PB9057-2.JPG
IHC(P): Mouse Spleen Tissue
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IHC(P): Rat Spleen Tissue
Anti-MPO/Myeloperoxidase Antibody
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All lanes: Anti- Myeloperoxidase(PB9057) at 0.5ug/ml
WB: Recombinant Human Myeloperoxidase Protein 0.5ng
Predicted bind size: 37KD
Observed bind size: 37KD
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Customer Q&As

Q: Do you offer BSA-free antibodies? Keyword: Bovine serum albumin, carrier protein, conjugation
A: Yes, please contact us at for more information about BSA-free antibodies and availability. The new BSA-free formula uses trehalose as a replacement to BSA. We have tested many alternative chemicals and found that trehalose protects the antibodies the best.
Q: Can I conjugate markers to this antibody? Can I link custom conjugates to this antibody? Keyword: conjugation
A: The antibody is stored with BSA and cannot be conjugated with markers. Carrier free antibodies are available upon request. Please contact
Q: What should I use for negative control?
A: Please contact us for negative control suggestions. You can also check expression databases such as genecards, uniprot etc. Due to logistic reasons, we do not sell serum or lysates that we use internally for positive or negative control.
Q: Where can I find troubleshooting information? What should I do if I have unexpected bands, high background, no signal, weak signal
A: You can find Boster's troubleshoot guides under tech support tab. Please contact us for further assistance on troubleshooting your experiment.
Q: What is the immunogen sequence of this antibody? Is this antibody polyclonal or monoclonal?
A: You can find the immunogen sequence under "Immunogen" and clonality in the product name.
Q: What is the expected band size? Why is it different than the observed band size?
A: The expected band size is predicted on the size of the protein. The actual band size may be affected by a few other factors including but not limited to:
1. Post-translational modification:phosphorylation, methylation, glycosylation etc. These modifications prevent SDS molecules from binding to the target protein and thus make the band size appear larger than expected
2. Post-translational cleavage: this can cause smaller bands and or multiple bands

3. Alternative splicing: the same gene can have alternative splicing patterns generating different size proteins, all with reactivities to the antibody.

4. Amino Acid R chain charge: SDS binds to positive charges. The different size and charge of the Amino Acid side chains can affect the amount of SDS binding and thus affect the observed band size.
5. Multimers: Multimers are usually broken up in reducing conditions. However if the interactions between the multimers are strong, the band may appear higher.,
Q: What is the suggested dilution ratio for Western Blot (WB), Immunohistochemistry (IHC) and or ELISA standards? What is the optimal pH for the sample?
A: Check the datasheet for the product for details on dilution ratios for different experiments. You can find the datasheet button on the right side of the product page.
Q: What is the protocol you used for your Western blotting (WB) and Immunohistochemistry (IHC)?
A: Check our protocols under the tech support tab.
Q: What are some alternative names that could be used to describe this product?
A: One other very common name is mpo antibody