Anti-Decorin Binding Protein B antibody (ab106608)


  • Product nameAnti-Decorin Binding Protein B antibody
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to Decorin Binding Protein B
  • Specificityab106608 is specific for Borrelia burgdorferi Decorin Binding Protein B. A BLAST analysis was used to suggest cross-reactivity with Decorin Binding Protein B from B. burgdorferi and B. garinii sources based on 100% homology with the immunizing sequence.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Recombinant fragment
    Predicted to work with: Other
  • Immunogen

    MBP-fusion protein corresponding to Borrelia burgdorferi Decorin Binding Protein B.

  • Positive control
    • MBP-Decorin Binding Protein B fusion protein
  • General notesStore undiluted; dilute only prior to immediate use.


  • FormLiquid
  • Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
  • Storage bufferpH: 7.20
    Preservative: 0.01% Sodium azide
    Constituents: 0.42% Potassium phosphate, 0.88% Sodium chloride
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  • PurityProtein A purified
  • Purification notesab106608 was Protein A purified and cross-adsorbed against MBP from monospecific antiserum by chromatography.
  • ClonalityPolyclonal
  • IsotypeIgG


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab106608 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
WB 1/1000. Predicted molecular weight: 20 kDa.


  • RelevanceDecorin-binding protein B, or DbpB, binds to decorin, which may mediate the adherence of B.burgdorferi to collagen fibers in skin and other tissues. Spirochetal surface adhesions mediate attachment to decorin, a major component of the host extracellular matrix enabling bacteria to colonize in mammalian tissues. The spirochete migrates from the tick midgut during feeding to its salivary glands and are thus transmitted to the mammal host. This transition may be facilitated by changes in expression of some B. burgdorferi genes. It is believed that expression of the various proteins associated with the spirochete may be regulated by the changes in tick life cycle, changes in conditions during tick feeding (such as temperature, pH, and nutrients) and/or in coordination with the course of infection of the mammal host. Borrelia burgdorferi can colonize multiple tissues, and is capable of attachment to diverse cell types. The expression of decorin-binding protein (Dbp) A and/or DbpB, two B. burgdorferi surface proteins that bind GAGs, is sufficient to convert a high-passage nonadherent B. burgdorferi strain into one that efficiently binds 293 epithelial cells.
  • Alternative names
    • dbpB antibody

Anti-Decorin Binding Protein B antibody images

  • All lanes : Anti-Decorin Binding Protein B antibody (ab106608) at 1/1000 dilution

    Lane 1 : MBP-Decorin Binding Protein B fusion protein
    Lane 2 : MBP alone

    Lysates/proteins at 0.1 µg per lane.

    HRP-conjugated Goat-Anti-Rabbit at 1/40000 dilution

    Predicted band size : 20 kDa

References for Anti-Decorin Binding Protein B antibody (ab106608)

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