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FOXP3, clone: PCH101, eBioscience™

Rat Monoclonal Antibody

Manufacturer:  Life Technologies LS14477682

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Catalog No. 501129704



Description

Description

FOXP3 is a member of the forkhead/winged-helix family of transcriptional regulators and is highly conserved across mammals. FOXP3 is essential for normal immune homeostasis. FOXP3 is stably and constitutively expressed at a high level in CD25 + CD4 positive regulatory T cells, a low level in CD4-positive/CD25-negative cells, and is absent in CD4-negative/CD8-positive T cells. FOXP3 may be a master regulatory gene and a more specific marker of regulatory T cells than other T cells.

Applications Reported: This PCH101 antibody has been reported for use in immunoblotting (WB) and immunohistology on frozen and paraffin- embedded tissue sections. Use of the purified format is not recommended for intracellular staining for flow cytometric analysis. For additional information on IHC, please visit the Foxp3 FAQs. Applications Tested: This PCH101 antibody has been tested by immunoblotting (WB) (1-5 µg/mL) of normal human peripheral blood leukocytes. This PCH101 antibody has been tested by immunohistochemistry of formalin-fixed paraffin embedded tissue using low pH antigen retrieval and can be used at less than or equal to 10 µg/mL. It is recommended that the antibody be carefully titrated for optimal performance in the assay of interest. Purity: Greater than 90%, as determined by SDS-PAGE. Aggregation: Less than 10%, as determined by HPLC. Filtration: 0.2 µm post-manufacturing filtered. FOXP3 (Forkhead box protein 3) is a member of the forkhead/winged-helix family of transcriptional regulators, highly conserved across mammals, and essential for normal immune homeostasis. FOXP3 is 381 amino acids long, stably and constitutively expressed at a high level in CD25 + CD4 positive regulatory T cells, a low level in CD4-positive/CD25-negative cells, and is absent in CD4-negative/CD8-positive T cells. FOXP3 may be a master regulatory gene, and a more specific marker of regulatory T cells. Defects in the gene encoding FOXP3 protein cause the scurfy phenotype in mice. In humans FOXP3 defects play a role in IPEX syndrome (immune dysfunction, polyendocrinopathy, enteropathy, X-linked syndrome), also known as X-linked autoimmunity-allergic dysregulation (XLAAD) syndrome. Transcript variants of FOXP3 encoding different isoforms have been identified. In human breast and colon cancer cells, expression of FOXP3 is regulated by p53 in response to the DNA damage.
Specifications

Specifications

Foxp3
Monoclonal
0.5 mg/mL
PBS with 0.09% sodium azide; pH 7.2
Q9BZS1
AIID, DIETER, Forkhead box P3, foxp3, IPEX, JM2, PIDX, SCURFIN, XPID
Rat
Affinity chromatography
RUO
Antibody
Monoclonal
Chimpanzee, Cynomolgus Monkey, Human, Non-human primate, Rhesus Monkey
Immunohistochemistry (Frozen), Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin), Western Blot
PCH101
Unconjugated
FOXP3
Liquid
FOXP3
IgG2a, kappa
100 μg
4° C
Primary
102120882, 50943, 574303, 740909
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