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CD326 (EpCAM) Mouse anti-Human, PE, Clone: 1B7, eBioscience™

Mouse Monoclonal Antibody

Manufacturer:  Life Technologies LS12932641

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Catalog No. 5011259



Description

Description

Description: EpCAM (Epithelial cell adhesion molecule, CD326, KSA, TROP1) is a 40 kD cell-surface adhesion molecule participating in homophilic, calcium-independent cell-cell interactions. EpCAM is a type-I transmembrane protein, and is expressed primarily on the basolateral surface of most epithelia. Although normal epithelia express low levels of EpCAM, increased expression has been correlated with increased proliferation and progression to a mesenchymal phenotype. EpCAM has also been used as a diagnostic marker on circulating metastatic carcinoma cells, while cancer cells of non-epithelial origin do not express EpCAM. Applications Reported: This 1B7 antibody has been reported for use in flow cytometric analysis. Applications Tested: This 1B7 antibody has been pre-titrated and tested by flow cytometric analysis of A549 human lung carcinoma cells. This can be used at 5 µL (0.125 µg) per test. A test is defined as the amount (µg) of antibody that will stain a cell sample in a final volume of 100 µL. Cell number should be determined empirically but can range from 10^5 to 10^8 cells/test. Excitation: 488-561 nm; Emission: 578 nm; Laser: Blue Laser, Green Laser, Yellow-Green Laser. Filtration: 0.2 μm post-manufacturing filtered.

Ep-CAM is a ∽40 kD glycoprotein, which functions as an epithelial cell adhesion molecule. Ep-CAM mediates Ca2+-independent homotypic interactions. Formation of Ep-CAM-mediated adhesions has a negative regulatory effect on adhesions mediated by classic cadherins, which may have strong effects on the differentiation and growth of epithelial cells. Ep-CAM overexpression was suggested to be associated with enhanced epithelial proliferation. Ep-CAM is expressed in the majority of human carcinomas and is a marker for tumors of epithelial lineage.
Specifications

Specifications

CD326 (EpCAM)
Monoclonal
5 μL/Test
PBS with 0.1% gelatin, 0.2% BSA and 0.09% sodium azide; pH 7.2
P16422
Epithelial Specific Antigen, ESA, KSA, M4S1, MK-1, DIAR5, EGP-2, EGP40, KS1/4, MIC18, TROP1, TACSTD1, EPCAM, Epithelial cell adhesion molecule
Mouse
Affinity chromatography
RUO
Antibody
Monoclonal
Human
Flow Cytometry
1B7
PE
EPCAM
Liquid
EPCAM
IgG1, kappa
25 Tests
4° C, store in dark, DO NOT FREEZE!
Primary
4072
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