The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Use 0.5µg for 105-8 cells. A final staining volume of 100µl is recommended.
FunctionIdentifies cytotoxic/suppressor T-cells that interact with MHC class I bearing targets. CD8 is thought to play a role in the process of T-cell mediated killing.
Tissue specificityIsoform 1, isoform 3, isoform 5, isoform 6, isoform 7 and isoform 8 are expressed in both thymus and peripheral CD8+ T-cells. Expression of isoform 1 is higher in thymus CD8+ T-cells than in peripheral CD8+ T-cells. Expression of isoform 6 is higher in peripheral CD8+ T-cells than in thymus CD8+ T-cells.
References for Anti-CD8 beta antibody [H35-17.2] (Allophycocyanin) (ab95770)
This product has been referenced in:
Thoma-Uszynski S et al. CD8alphaalpha T cells in lesions of Listeria monocytogenes-infected beta2m-deficient mice. Microb Pathog23:101-6 (1997).
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Tarleton RL et al. Depletion of T-cell subpopulations results in exacerbation of myocarditis and parasitism in experimental Chagas' disease. Infect Immun62:1820-9 (1994).
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