|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||Neat|
|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||See 1 publications below|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Published species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgG1|
|Immunogen||Glutathione S Transferase (GST) fusion protein corresponding to the variable domains (v3 to v10) of human CD44.|
|Excitation/Emission Profile||View spectra|
|Storage buffer||TBS with 1% BSA|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4°C or -20°C if preferred, store in dark|
For FACS analysis, use 10ul of the suggested working dilution to label 1x10^6 cells in 100ul.
The protein encoded by this gene is a cell-surface glycoprotein involved in cell-cell interactions, cell adhesion and migration. It is a receptor for hyaluronic acid (HA) and can also interact with other ligands, such as osteopontin, collagens, and matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs). This protein participates in a wide variety of cellular functions including lymphocyte activation, recirculation and homing, hematopoiesis, and tumor metastasis. Transcripts for this gene undergo complex alternative splicing that results in many functionally distinct isoforms, however, the full length nature of some of these variants has not been determined. Alternative splicing is the basis for the structural and functional diversity of this protein, and may be related to tumor metastasis. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
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Protein Aliases: CD44; CD44 antigen; CD44v6; CDW44; cell surface glycoprotein CD44; chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan 8; CSPG8; ECMR-III; Epican; Extracellular matrix receptor III; GP90 lymphocyte homing/adhesion receptor; HCELL; hematopoietic cell E- and L-selectin ligand; Heparan sulfate proteoglycan; Hermes antigen; homing function and Indian blood group system; HUTCH-I; Hyaluronate receptor; IN; MC56; MDU2; MDU3; MGC10468; MIC4; MUTCH-I; PGP-1; PGP-I; Pgp1; Phagocytic glycoprotein 1; Phagocytic glycoprotein I; soluble CD44
Gene Aliases: CD44; CDW44; CSPG8; ECMR-III; HCELL; HUTCH-I; IN; LHR; MC56; MDU2; MDU3; MIC4; Pgp1
UniProt ID: (Human) Q16208
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 960
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