Anti-Calcitonin antibody [13B9] (HRP) (ab11484)

Overview

  • Product nameAnti-Calcitonin antibody [13B9] (HRP)
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  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [13B9] to Calcitonin (HRP)
  • ConjugationHRP
  • SpecificityThis antibody can be used to detect Human calcitonin and procalcitonin. Specific for calcitonin (central part).
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: Sandwich ELISA, ELISA, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Recombinant full length calcitonin protein (Human).

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab11484 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
Sandwich ELISA Use at an assay dependent dilution. Can be paired for Sandwich ELISA with Mouse monoclonal [24B2] to Calcitonin (ab11497). Can be used as Detection antibody.
ELISA Use at an assay dependent dilution.
WB Use at an assay dependent dilution. Predicted molecular weight: 15 kDa.

Target

  • RelevanceCalcitonin is a 32 amino acid peptide hormone synthesized by the parafollicular cells of the thyroid. It causes a rapid, but short lived, reduction in serum calcium and phosphate by promoting the incorporation of those ions in the bones. This effect is opposite to that of parathyroid hormone. Staining for calcitonin may be used for the identification of a spectrum of C cell proliferative abnormalities ranging from C cell hyperplasia to invasive tumors. Staining for calcitonin in medullary carcinoma of the thyroid produces a fine granular pattern in the cytoplasm. Amyloid deposits within the tumor may also exhibit varying degrees of calcitonin activity.
  • Cellular localizationCytoplasmic and Secreted
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  • Alternative names
    • Alpha CGRP antibody
    • alpha type CGRP antibody
    • CALC 1 antibody
    • CALC A antibody
    • CALC1 antibody
    • calcitonin 1 antibody
    • calcitonin gene related peptide 1 antibody
    • calcitonin gene related peptide I antibody
    • calcitonin related polypeptide alpha antibody
    • CGRP 1 antibody
    • CGRP antibody
    • CGRP I antibody
    • CGRP1 antibody
    • CT antibody
    • katacalcin antibody
    • KC antibody
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References for Anti-Calcitonin antibody [13B9] (HRP) (ab11484)

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Thank you for your enquiry and patience. Ab11484 is specific for calcitonin (central part). The anti- catacalcin (C-terminal part) antibodies that are available: ab11487 [14C12], ab11490 [18B7], ab11491 [22A11]. The anti- calcitonin (central par...

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