|Immunocytochemistry (ICC)||10 ug/ml|
|Immunofluorescence (IF)||10 ug/ml|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||2 µg/ml|
|Western Blot (WB)||0.5-2 ug/ml|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||A peptide corresponding to amino acids near the middle region of human MD-2.|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 3 months. For long term storage store at -20°C|
A suggested positive control is mouse spleen tissue lysate.
PA5-20058 can be used with blocking peptide PEP-0177.
MD-2 is a member of the Toll/interleukin-1 receptor (TIR) family, a group of proteins that include the Toll-like receptors (TLRs). TLRs are signaling molecules that recognize different pathogen-associated molecular patterns (PAMPs) and serve as an important link between the innate and adaptive immune responses. TLR4, the major signaling receptor for lipopolysaccharide (LPS), requires the binding of MD-2 to its extracellular region for maximal response to LPS. The specificity of this response is determined by the species of MD-2; e.g., human MD-2 can cause mouse TLR4 to react to LPS analogs that are normally antagonistic to human but not mouse TLR4.
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Protein Aliases: ESOP-1; LPS co-receptor MD-2; Ly-96; Lymphocyte antigen 96; myeloid differentiation factor-2; myeloid differentiation protein-2; Protein MD-2
Gene Aliases: ESOP-1; ESOP1; ly-96; LY96; MD-2; MD2
Molecular Function: transmembrane receptor regulatory/adaptor protein
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