• Product nameAnti-CD62P antibody [AK-6]
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  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [AK-6] to CD62P
  • SpecificityMCA796 recognises the CD62P glycoprotein, a 140kD molecule expressed by activated platelets and endothelial cells.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: Flow Cyt, IHC-P, IHC-Fr, IP, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human, Rhesus monkey



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab6632 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
Flow Cyt 1/10 - 1/100.

ab170190 - Mouse monoclonal IgG1, is suitable for use as an isotype control with this antibody.

IHC-P 1/500 - 1/2000.
IHC-Fr 1/1000 - 1/5000.
IP Use at an assay dependent concentration.
WB Use at an assay dependent concentration.


  • FunctionCa(2+)-dependent receptor for myeloid cells that binds to carbohydrates on neutrophils and monocytes. Mediates the interaction of activated endothelial cells or platelets with leukocytes. The ligand recognized is sialyl-Lewis X. Mediates rapid rolling of leukocyte rolling over vascular surfaces during the initial steps in inflammation through interaction with PSGL1.
  • Tissue specificityStored in the alpha-granules of platelets and Weibel-Palade bodies of endothelial cells. Upon cell activation by agonists, P-selectin is transported rapidly to the cell surface.
  • Involvement in diseaseDefects in SELP may be a cause of susceptibility to ischemic stroke (ISCHSTR) [MIM:601367]; also known as cerebrovascular accident or cerebral infarction. A stroke is an acute neurologic event leading to death of neural tissue of the brain and resulting in loss of motor, sensory and/or cognitive function. Ischemic strokes, resulting from vascular occlusion, is considered to be a highly complex disease consisting of a group of heterogeneous disorders with multiple genetic and environmental risk factors.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the selectin/LECAM family.
    Contains 1 C-type lectin domain.
    Contains 1 EGF-like domain.
    Contains 9 Sushi (CCP/SCR) domains.
  • Cellular localizationMembrane.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • Antigen CD62 antibody
    • CD62 antibody
    • CD62 antigen-like family member P antibody
    • CD62P antibody
    • GMP 140 antibody
    • GMP-140 antibody
    • GMP140 antibody
    • GMRP antibody
    • Granule membrane protein 140 antibody
    • Granulocyte membrane protein antibody
    • GRMP antibody
    • LECAM 3 antibody
    • LECAM3 antibody
    • Leukocyte endothelial cell adhesion molecule 3 antibody
    • Leukocyte-endothelial cell adhesion molecule 3 antibody
    • LYAM3_HUMAN antibody
    • P Selectin antibody
    • P-selectin antibody
    • PADGEM antibody
    • Platelet activation dependent granule-external membrane protein antibody
    • Platelet alpha granule membrane protein antibody
    • PSEL antibody
    • Selectin P (granule membrane protein 140kDa, antigen CD62) antibody
    • SELP antibody
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Anti-CD62P antibody [AK-6] images

  • ab6632 at 1/10 dilution staining human Renal Carcinoma tissue sections by Immunohistochemistry (Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded sections). Folowing heat mediated antigen retrieval the tissue was stained with antibody for 12 hours and then detected using a biotinylated donkey anti-mouse IgG antibody.

    This image is courtesy of an Abreview submitted on 3 March 2006.

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  • ab6632 staining CD62P in thronbin activated human platelets by Flow Cytometry analysis.

References for Anti-CD62P antibody [AK-6] (ab6632)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Könnecke M  et al. Immune imbalance in nasal polyps of caucasian chronic rhinosinusitis patients is associated with a downregulation of e-selectin. J Immunol Res 2014:959854 (2014). IHC-Fr ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 24995349) »
  • Assassi S  et al. Skin gene expression correlates of severity of interstitial lung disease in systemic sclerosis. Arthritis Rheum 65:2917-27 (2013). IHC-P ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 23897225) »

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Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Immunohistochemistry (Frozen sections)
Sample Human Tissue sections (nasal mucosa)
Specification nasal mucosa
Fixative Acetone
Permeabilization No
Blocking step H2O2 as blocking agent for 15 minute(s) · Concentration: 3% · Temperature: 21°C

Mr. Michael Könnecke

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Submitted Jan 07 2013

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ab6632 has yet not been tested in ELISA application; this however doesn't mean this product is not suitable, the product might be suitable however we do not have data to confirm it.

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Thank you for your enquiry regarding ab6632. Unfortunately this antibody has not been epitope mapped so I cannot tell you exactly which amino acids it recognises. However this clone, AK-6, was studied as part of the Adhesion Structures section of L...

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Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/PFA-fixed paraffin-embedded sections)
Sample Human Tissue sections (Kidney)
Specification Kidney
Fixative Formaldehyde
Antigen retrieval step Heat mediated
Blocking step Serum as blocking agent for 1 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 10%

Abcam user community

Verified customer

Submitted Mar 03 2006

Thank you for your enquiry. This antibody is specific for CD62P. To our knowledge it has not been tested for cross-reactivity with E-selectin (CD62E). As discussed in the reference given below, this antibody was raised against a human platelet glyc...

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This antibody has been shown to cross-react with human and Rhesus monkey. Other species have not been tested. This antibody is suitable for use on formalin fixed tissue.