Overview

  • Product name
    Anti-CD46 antibody [MM1]
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  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [MM1] to CD46
  • Host species
    Mouse
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: WB, ICC/IF, IHC-Frmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Rat
  • Immunogen

    Fusion protein corresponding to Rat CD46. Second and third SCR domains of CD46 fused to IgG-Fc.
    Database link: Q9Z0M4

  • Positive control
    • rat testis lysate.

Properties

  • Form
    Liquid
  • Storage instructions
    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
  • Storage buffer
    Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
    Constituents: 99% PBS, 0.1% BSA
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  • Purity
    Protein G purified
  • Clonality
    Monoclonal
  • Clone number
    MM1
  • Isotype
    IgG1
  • Research areas

Applications

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

Application Abreviews Notes
WB 1/50. Predicted molecular weight: 40 kDa.
ICC/IF 1/50.
IHC-Fr Use at an assay dependent concentration.

Target

  • Function
    Acts as a cofactor for complement factor I, a serine protease which protects autologous cells against complement-mediated injury by cleaving C3b and C4b deposited on host tissue. May be involved in the fusion of the spermatozoa with the oocyte during fertilization. Also acts as a costimulatory factor for T-cells which induces the differentiation of CD4+ into T-regulatory 1 cells. T-regulatory 1 cells suppress immune responses by secreting interleukin-10, and therefore are thought to prevent autoimmunity. A number of viral and bacterial pathogens seem to exploit this property and directly induce an immunosuppressive phenotype in T-cells by binding to CD46.
  • Tissue specificity
    Expressed by all cells except erythrocytes.
  • Involvement in disease
    Defects in CD46 are a cause of susceptibility to hemolytic uremic syndrome atypical type 2 (AHUS2) [MIM:612922]. An atypical form of hemolytic uremic syndrome. It is a complex genetic disease characterized by microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, renal failure and absence of episodes of enterocolitis and diarrhea. In contrast to typical hemolytic uremic syndrome, atypical forms have a poorer prognosis, with higher death rates and frequent progression to end-stage renal disease. Note=Susceptibility to the development of atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome can be conferred by mutations in various components of or regulatory factors in the complement cascade system. Other genes may play a role in modifying the phenotype. Patients with CD46 mutations seem to have an overall better prognosis compared to patients carrying CFH mutations.
  • Sequence similarities
    Contains 4 Sushi (CCP/SCR) domains.
  • Domain
    Sushi domains 1 and 2 are required for interaction with human adenovirus B PIV/FIBER protein and with Measles virus H protein. Sushi domains 2 and 3 are required for Herpesvirus 6 binding. Sushi domain 3 is required for Neisseria binding. Sushi domains 3 and 4 are required for interaction with Streptococcus pyogenes M protein and are the most important for interaction with C3b and C4b.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    N-glycosylated on Asn-83; Asn-114 and Asn-273 in most tissues, but probably less N-glycosylated in testis. N-glycosylation on Asn-114 and Asn-273 is required for cytoprotective function. N-glycosylation on Asn-114 is required for Measles virus binding. N-glycosylation on Asn-273 is required for Neisseria binding. N-glycosylation is not required for human adenovirus binding.
    Extensively O-glycosylated in the Ser/Thr-rich domain. O-glycosylation is required for Neisseria binding but not for Measles virus or human adenovirus binding.
    In epithelial cells, isoforms B/D/F/H/J/L/3 are phosphorylated by YES1 in response to infection by Neisseria gonorrhoeae; which promotes infectivity. In T-cells, these isoforms may be phosphorylated by Lck.
  • Cellular localization
    Cytoplasmic vesicle > secretory vesicle > acrosome inner membrane. Inner acrosomal membrane of spermatozoa. Internalized upon binding of Measles virus, Herpesvirus 6 or Neisseria gonorrhoeae, which results in an increased susceptibility of infected cells to complement-mediated injury. In cancer cells or cells infected by Neisseria, shedding leads to a soluble peptide.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • AHUS2 antibody
    • Antigen defined by monoclonal antibody TRA 2 10 antibody
    • Antigen identified by monoclonal antibody TRA 2 10 antibody
    • CD46 antibody
    • CD46 antigen antibody
    • CD46 antigen complement regulatory protein antibody
    • CD46 molecule antibody
    • CD46 molecule complement regulatory protein antibody
    • Complement membrane cofactor protein antibody
    • MCP antibody
    • MCP_HUMAN antibody
    • Measles virus receptor antibody
    • membrane cofactor protein (CD46, trophoblast-lymphocyte cross-reactive antigen) antibody
    • Membrane cofactor protein antibody
    • MGC26544 antibody
    • MIC10 antibody
    • TLX antibody
    • TRA2.10 antibody
    • Trophoblast leucocyte common antigen antibody
    • Trophoblast leukocyte common antigen antibody
    • Trophoblast lymphocyte cross reactive antigen antibody
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Images

  • Immunohistochemical staining of frozen sections of Rat kidney sections stained for CD46.

References

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