|Tested species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Purified collagen type IV extracted from human skin.|
|Storage Conditions||4° C|
|Tested Applications||Dilution *|
|ELISA (ELISA)||Assay dependent.|
|Immunohistochemistry (Frozen) (IHC (F))||Assay dependent.|
* Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrate the product for use in their own experiment using appropriate negative and positive controls.
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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