|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||Assay Dependent|
|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||See 2 publications below|
|Miscellaneous PubMed (MISC)||See 2 publications below|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Published species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgG2a|
|Immunogen||Tthe CD14 antigen|
|Excitation/Emission Profile||View spectra|
|Storage buffer||0.05M borate, pH 8.3, with 1M betaine|
|Contains||0.05% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4° C, store in dark|
CD14 is a 55 kDa GPI-anchored glycoprotein, constitutively expressed on the surface of mature monocytes, macrophages, and neutrophils, where serves as a multifunctional lipopolysaccharide receptor; it is also released to the serum both as a secreted and enzymatically cleaved GPI-anchored form. CD14 binds lipopolysaccharide molecule in a reaction catalyzed by lipopolysaccharide-binding protein (LBP), an acute phase serum protein. The soluble sCD14 is able to discriminate slight structural differences between lipopolysaccharides and is important for neutralization of serum allochthonous lipopolysaccharides by reconstituted lipoprotein particles. CD14 affects allergic, inflammatory and infectious processes.
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Protein Aliases: CD14; Monocyte differentiation antigen CD14; Myeloid cell-specific leucine-rich glycoprotein
Gene Aliases: CD14
UniProt ID: (Human) P08571
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 929
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