|ELISA (ELISA)||Assay Dependent|
|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||Assay Dependent|
|Immunohistochemistry (Frozen) (IHC (F))||Assay Dependent|
|Western Blot (WB)||1/5000|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||See 1 publications below|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Published species reactivity||Baboon|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgG1|
|Immunogen||Purified C3d from human plasma.|
|Storage buffer||BBS, pH 8.4|
|Contains||0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4°C or -20°C if preferred|
Human complement component 3d (C3d), is a 33kDa polypeptide fragment generated over the course of complement activation where complement 3 (C3) convertases cleave C3 to C3b, which is then further degraded into iC3b and C3dg/C3d. C3d is involved in the regulation of many aspects of the immune response, including antigen processing and presentation. The C3d/antigen complex mediates B cell activation by simultaneously binding antigen-specific surface bound immunoglobulin and CD21, lowering the complement activation threshold. C3 is crucial in the induction of tolerance generated when an antigen is introduced into immunoprivileged sites and this is exploited by pathogens and cancer cells to evade the immune system by inhibiting complement activation.
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Protein Aliases: acylation-stimulating protein cleavage product; AHUS5; ARMD9; C3 and PZP-like alpha-2-macroglobulin domain-containing protein 1; C3a anaphylatoxin; Complement C3; complement component C3a; complement component C3b; CPAMD1; epididymis secretory sperm binding protein Li 62p; prepro-C3
Gene Aliases: AHUS5; ARMD9; ASP; C3; C3a; C3b; CPAMD1; HEL-S-62p
UniProt ID: (Human) P01024
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 718
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