|ELISA (ELISA)||Assay dependent.|
|Immunohistochemistry (Frozen) (IHC (F))||Assay dependent.|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Purified native collagen type IV.|
|Purification||Ammonium sulfate precipitation, Ion-exchange chromatography|
|Storage buffer||whole serum|
|Storage conditions||4° C|
Reconstitute with 1 ml of distilled water and add preservative if preferred.
Collagen IV is a major constituent of the basement membranes along with laminins and enactins. It is composed of alpha 1 IV chain and alpha 2 IV chain in 2:1 ratio. It can form insoluble fibers with high tensile strength. Antibody to collagen IV is useful in detecting the loss of parts of basement membrane in carcinomas.
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Protein Aliases: arresten; COL4A1 NC1 domain; Collagen alpha-1(IV) chain; collagen IV, alpha-1 polypeptide; collagen of basement membrane, alpha-1 chain; collagen, type IV, alpha 1
Gene Aliases: BSVD; COL4A1; RATOR
UniProt ID: (Human) P02462
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 1282
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