|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||1:10-1:50|
|Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin) (IHC (P))||1:10-1:50|
|Western Blot (WB)||1:1000|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||See 1 publications below|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Published species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 150-180 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human CD8A|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Contains||0.09% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
The CD8 antigen is a cell surface glycoprotein found on most cytotoxic T lymphocytes that mediates efficient cell-cell interactions within the immune system. The CD8 antigen, acting as a co-receptor, and the T-cell receptor on the T lymphocyte recognize antigen displayed by an antigen presenting cell (APC) in the context of class I MHC molecules. The functional co-receptor is either a homodimer composed of two alpha chains, or a heterodimer composed of one alpha and one beta chain. Both alpha and beta chains share significant homology to immunoglobulin variable light chains.
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Protein Aliases: CD8; CD8 antigen, alpha polypeptide (p32); CD8a; Leu-2; Leu2 T-lymphocyte antigen; MAL; OKT8 T-cell antigen; T cell co-receptor; T-cell antigen Leu2; T-cell surface glycoprotein CD8 alpha chain; T-lymphocyte differentiation antigen T8/Leu-2; T8 T-cell antigen
Gene Aliases: CD8; CD8A; Leu2; MAL; p32
UniProt ID: (Human) Q13970
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 925
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