|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||Assay Dependent|
|Species reactivity||Non-human primate, Rat|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgG1|
|Immunogen||rat alpha/beta chain T cell receptor|
|Excitation/Emission Profile||View spectra|
|Storage buffer||proprietary buffer|
|Contains||0.09% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4° C|
The antigen-specific T cell receptor (TCR) is composed of either alpha and beta subunit, or gamma and delta subunit. Majority of T cells present in the blood, lymph and secondary lymphoid organs express TCR alpha/beta heterodimers, whereas the T cells expressing TCR gamma/delta heterodimers are localized mainly in epithelial tissues and at the sites of infection. The subunits of TCR heterodimers are covalently bonded and in the endoplasmic reticulum they associate with CD3 subunits to form functional TCR-CD3 complex. Lack of expression of any of the chains is sufficient to stop cell surface expression.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures. Not for resale without express authorization.
Protein Aliases: alpha polypeptide; FLJ22602; MGC117436; MGC22624; MGC23964; MGC71411; T-cell antigen receptor; T-cell receptor; TCR beta; TCRA; Tcrb; TCRD; TRA
If an Invitrogen™ antibody doesn’t perform as described on our website or datasheet, we’ll replace the product at no cost to you, or provide you with a credit for a future purchase.*
Get expert recommendations for common problems or connect directly with an on staff expert for technical assistance related to applications, equipment and general product use.