This Antibody was verified by Neutralization to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated. View Details
In direct ELISAs, less than 30% cross-reactivity with recombinant rat CCL19/MIP-3 beta is observed and less than 10% cross-reactivity with recombinant human CCL19/MIP-3 beta is observed.
Reconstitute at 0.2 mg/mL in sterile PBS.
Endoxin level is <0.01 EU per 1 µg of the antibody by the LAL method.
CCL19, also known as MIP-3 beta (Macrophage Inflammatory Protein 3 beta), is a member of the CC- subfamily of chemokines. It is most closely related to CCL21, with which it shares 32% amino acid sequence homology. CCL19 and CCL21 are expressed mainly by stromal cells in the T cell-rich zones of lymph nodes. They are critical mediators of the homeostatic trafficking of naive T cells and activated dendritic cells into the secondary lymphoid organs. CCL19 and CCL21 also play a role in T cell priming and activation, as well as the recruitment of lymphocytes to inflamed tissue. Both proteins signal via the G protein-coupled receptor, CCR7, which is expressed on T cells and mature dendritic cells. Although CCL19 and CCL21 both exhibit the same affinity for CCR7, only the binding of CCL19 results in the desensitization and internalization of the receptor.
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Protein Aliases: C-C motif chemokine; C-C motif chemokine 19; chemokine CCL19; EBI-1 ligand chemokine; EBI1 ligand chemokine; EBI1-ligand chemokine; EBV-induced molecule 1 ligand chemokine; Epstein-Barr virus-induced molecule 1 ligand chemokine; M-MIP-3-beta; small inducible cytokine A19; Small-inducible cytokine A19
Gene Aliases: Ccl19; CKb11; ELC; exodus-3; MIP3B; Scya19
UniProt ID: (Mouse) O70460
Entrez Gene ID: (Mouse) 24047