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Human CXCL4/PF4 Antibody

Catalog # MAB7951 | R&D Systems, Inc. a Bio-Techne Brand
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Key Product Details

Species Reactivity

Human

Applications

ELISA Capture (Matched Antibody Pair)

Label

Unconjugated

Antibody Source

Monoclonal Mouse IgG2B Clone # 170131

Product Summary for Human CXCL4/PF4 Antibody

Immunogen

E. coli-derived recombinant human CXCL4/PF4
Glu32-Ser101
Accession # P02776.2

Specificity

Detects human CXCL4/PF4 in ELISAs. In ELISAs, this antibody does not cross-react with recombinant human (rh) CXCL1, rhCXCL2, or rmCXCL4.

Clonality

Monoclonal

Host

Mouse

Isotype

IgG2B

Applications for Human CXCL4/PF4 Antibody

Application
Recommended Usage

Human CXCL4/PF4 Sandwich Immunoassay

ELISA Capture (Matched Antibody Pair)
Recommended Concentration: 2-8 µg/mL
Use in combination with these reagents:
  • Detection Reagent: Human CXCL4/PF4 Biotinylated Antibody (Catalog # BAF795)
  • Standard: Recombinant Human CXCL4/PF4 Protein (Catalog # 795-P4)
Please Note: Optimal dilutions of this antibody should be experimentally determined.

Reviewed Applications

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Published Applications

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Formulation, Preparation, and Storage

Purification

Protein A or G purified from hybridoma culture supernatant

Reconstitution

Reconstitute at 0.5 mg/mL in sterile PBS.

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Formulation

Lyophilized from a 0.2 μm filtered solution in PBS with Trehalose. *Small pack size (SP) is supplied either lyophilized or as a 0.2 µm filtered solution in PBS.

Shipping

The product is shipped at ambient temperature. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below. *Small pack size (SP) is shipped with polar packs. Upon receipt, store it immediately at -20 to -70 °C

Stability & Storage

Use a manual defrost freezer and avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.
  • 12 months from date of receipt, -20 to -70 °C as supplied.
  • 1 month, 2 to 8 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
  • 6 months, -20 to -70 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.

Background: CXCL4/PF4

CXCL4, also known as Platelet Factor 4, is a member of the CXC chemokine family, CXCL4. Human CXCL4 is a 101 amino acid (aa) protein with a 32 aa signal sequence and a 70 aa mature protein. CXCL4 has homology with IL-8 and beta-thromboglobulin. Human and mouse CXCL4 share a 64% identity. CXCL4 contains several heparin-binding sites at the C‑terminal region. The active protein consists of a tetramer composed of individual CXCL4 subunits. Megakaryocytes synthesize CXCL4 and store it as tetramers in alpha-granules. The CXCL4 tetramers are secreted by activated platelets and can be measured at micromolar levels in serum. In contrast to other CXC chemokines, CXCL4 lacks chemotactic activity for polymorphonuclear granulocytes. CXCL4 does not contain an ELR motif. However, many other functions have been observed for CXCL4. CXCL4 is involved in monocyte survivial and differentiation into macrophages, and it has anti-angiogenic activity. CXCL4 has been demonstrated to inhibit the binding of FGF-2 to high-affinity receptors and its subsequent internalization. Cell surface neutrophil chondroitin sulfate chains serve as CXCL4 binding sites; affinity is controlled by the degree of sulfation of these chains.

References

  1. Poncz, M. et al. (1987) Blood 69:219.
  2. Scheuerer, B. et al. (2000) Blood 95:1158.
  3. Perollet, C. et al. (1998) Blood 91:3289.
  4. Petersen, F. et al. (1998) J. Immunol. 161:4347.
  5. Petersen, F. et al. (1999) J. Biol. Chem. 274:12376.
  6. Watanabe, O. et al. (1999) J. Hum. Genet. 44:173.

Alternate Names

PF4

Entrez Gene IDs

5196 (Human); 56744 (Mouse); 360918 (Rat)

Gene Symbol

PF4

UniProt

Product Documents for Human CXCL4/PF4 Antibody

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Product Specific Notices for Human CXCL4/PF4 Antibody

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