CD20, clone: L26, eBioscience™
Mouse Monoclonal Antibody
Brand: Affymetrix eBioscience 14-0202-82
Additional Details : Weight : 0.01000kg
DescriptionIt has been reported that the L26 antibody when used without antigen retrieval will detect a subpopulationof CD20-positive cells. The L26 antibody can be used with high pH antigen retrieval, although the quality of the staining and cell morphology is not optimal. This product has been optimized for use in immunohistochemistry. We do not recommend its use in flow cytometry. For flow cytometry applications, please refer to clone 2H7, cat. 14-0209. Purity: Greater than 90%, as determined by SDS-PAGE. Aggregation: Less than 10%, as determined by HPLC. Filtration: 0.2 μm post-manufacturing filtered. CD20 is a non-glycosylated surface phosphoprotein that has a molecular weight range of 33-37 kDa depending on the degree of phosphorylation. CD20 is expressed on mature and most maligt B cells, in a subpopulation of T lymphocytes and follicular dendritic cells. CD20 expression on B cells is synchronous with the expression of surface IgM and it regulates transmembrane calcium conductance, cell cycle progression and B-cell proliferation. CD20 is also associated with lipid rafts, but the intensity of this association depends on extracellular triggering, employing CD20 conformational change, and/or BCR (B cell antigen receptor) aggregation. After the receptor ligation, BCR and CD20 colocalize and then rapidly dissociate before BCR endocytosis, whereas CD20 remains at the cell surface. CD20 serves as a useful target for antibody-mediated therapeutic depletion of B cells, as it is expressed at high levels on most B-cell maligcies, but does not become internalized or shed from the plasma membrane following monoclonal antibody treatment. Diseases associated with CD20 dysfunction include Ms4a1-related common variable immune deficiency.
|PBS with 0.09% sodium azide; pH 7.2|
|B1, Bp35, CD20, LEU-16, MGC3969, MS4A1|
|Cynomolgus Monkey, Human, Rhesus Monkey|
|Immunohistochemistry (Frozen), Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin), Immunoprecipitation, Western Blot|
|102118491, 696843, 931|
For Research Use Only.