EXBIO Antibodies Product Data Sheet

PB-208-T100

Monoclonal Antibody to CD9
Pacific Blue™ conjugated (100 tests)

Clone: MEM-61
Isotype: Mouse IgG1
Specificity: The antibody MEM-61 recognizes an epitope on second extracellular domain (EC2) of CD9 antigen, a 24 kDa transmembrane protein expressed on platelets, monocytes, pre-B lymphocytes, granulocytes and activated T lymphocytes.
HLDA VI; WS Code P P-15
Regulatory Status: RUO
Immunogen: Pre-B cell line NALM-6.
Species Reactivity: Human
Preparation: The purified antibody is conjugated with Pacific Blue™ under optimum conditions. The conjugate is purified by size-exclusion chromatography and adjusted for direct use. No reconstitution is necessary.
Storage Buffer: The reagent is provided in stabilizing phosphate buffered saline (PBS) solution containing 15mM sodium azide.
Storage / Stability: Store in the dark at 2-8°C. Do not freeze. Avoid prolonged exposure to light. Do not use after expiration date stamped on vial label.
Usage: The reagent is designed for Flow Cytometry analysis of human blood cells using 4 μl reagent / 100 μl of whole blood or 106 cells in a suspension.
The content of a vial (0.4 ml) is sufficient for 100 tests.
Expiration: See vial label
Lot Number: See vial label
Background: CD9 belongs to proteins of tetraspanin family that orchestrate cholesterol-associated tetraspanin-enriched signaling microdomains within the plasma membrane, forming complexes with each other as well as with integrins, membrane-anchored growth factors and other proteins. CD9 is involved in cell motility, osteoclastogenesis, neurite outgrowth, myotube formation, and sperm-egg fusion, plays roles in cell attachment and proliferation and is necessary for association of heterologous MHC II molecules on the dendritic cell plasma membrane which is important for effective T cell stimulation. CD9 is also considered as metastasis suppressor in solid tumors.
References:
*Saito Y, Tachibana I, Takeda Y, Yamane H, He P, Suzuki M, Minami S, Kijima T, Yoshida M, Kumagai T, Osaki T, Kawase I. Absence of CD9 enhances adhesion-dependent morphologic differentiation, survival, and matrix metalloproteinase-2 production in small cell lung cancer cells. Cancer Res. 2006 Oct 1;66(19):9557-65.
*Israels SJ, McMillan-Ward EM: Platelet tetraspanin complexes and their association with lipid rafts. Thromb Haemost. 2007 Nov;98(5):1081-7.
*Kim YJ, Yu JM, Joo HJ, Kim HK, Cho HH, Bae YC, Jung JS: Role of CD9 in proliferation and proangiogenic action of human adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Pflugers Arch. 2007 Nov;455(2):283-96.
*Unternaehrer JJ, Chow A, Pypaert M, Inaba K, Mellman I: The tetraspanin CD9 mediates lateral association of MHC class II molecules on the dendritic cell surface. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Jan 2;104(1):234-9.
*Leukocyte Typing VI., Kishimoto T. et al. (Eds.), Garland Publishing Inc. (1997).
*Lafleur MA, Xu D, Hemler ME: Tetraspanin proteins regulate membrane type-1 matrix metalloproteinase-dependent pericellular proteolysis. Mol Biol Cell. 2009 Apr;20(7):2030-40.
*Singh AB, Sugimoto K, Dhawan P, Harris RC: Juxtacrine activation of EGFR regulates claudin expression and increases transepithelial resistance. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2007 Nov;293(5):C1660-8.
*Stöckl J, Majdic O, Fischer G, Maurer D, Knapp W: Monomorphic molecules function as additional recognition structures on haptenated target cells for HLA-A1-restricted, hapten-specific CTL. J Immunol. 2001 Sep 1;167(5):2724-33.
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