|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||1:200|
|Immunohistochemistry (Frozen) (IHC (F))||Assay Dependent|
|Tested Species reactivity||Horse|
|Host / Isotype||Rat / IgG2a|
|Immunogen||Equine peripheral blood lymphocytes|
|Storage buffer||tissue culture supernatant|
|Contains||0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4°C or -20°C if preferred|
This antibody does not react with pig.
For FACS analysis, use 50ul of the suggested working dilution to label 7.5x10^5 cells in 100ul.
CD2 belongs to T lymphocyte glycoproteins of immunoglobulin superfamily. Its interaction with CD58 stabilizes adhesion between T cells and antigen presenting or target cells. Relatively low affinity of CD2 to CD58 (as measured in solution) is compensated within the two-dimensional cell-cell interface to provide tight adhesion. Morover, T cell activation induces increased CD2 expression and its lateral mobility, making easier contact between CD2 and CD58. Subsequently, T cell activation causes fixation of CD58-CD2 at sites of cell-cell contact, thereby strengthening intercellular adhesion. CD2 deficiency reduces intestinal inflammation and helps to control infection.
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Protein Aliases: CD2; CD2 antigen; erythrocyte receptor; lymphocyte-function antigen-2; rosette receptor; sheep red blood cell receptor; T-cell surface antigen CD2; T-lymphocyte surface antigen precursor CD2
Gene Aliases: CD2
UniProt ID: (Horse) P37998
Entrez Gene ID: (Horse) 100034205
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