• Product nameAnti-Haptoglobin antibody
    See all Haptoglobin primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to Haptoglobin
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, ELISA, IHC-P, Sandwich ELISAmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Human Haptoglobin

  • Positive control
    • Human liver tissue


  • FormLiquid
  • Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term.
  • Storage bufferPreservative: 0.01% Sodium Azide
    Constituents: PBS, pH 7.2
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  • PurityProtein A purified
  • Purification notesab85846 recognizes Human Haptoglobin. Assay by immunoelectrophoresis resulted in a single precipitin arc against anti-rabbit serum.
  • ClonalityPolyclonal
  • IsotypeIgG
  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab85846 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 1/2000 - 1/10000. Predicted molecular weight: 45 kDa.
ELISA 1/3000 - 1/12000.
IHC-P Use a concentration of 2.5 - 5 µg/ml. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
Sandwich ELISA Use a concentration of 0.5 µg/ml. For sandwich ELISA, use this antibody as Detection at 0.5 µg/ml with Mouse polyclonal to Haptoglobin (ab52652) as Capture.


  • FunctionAs a result of hemolysis, hemoglobin is found to accumulate in the kidney and is secreted in the urine. Haptoglobin captures, and combines with free plasma hemoglobin to allow hepatic recycling of heme iron and to prevent kidney damage. Haptoglobin also acts as an Antimicrobial; Antioxidant, has antibacterial activity and plays a role in modulating many aspects of the acute phase response. Hemoglobin/haptoglobin complexes are rapidely cleared by the macrophage CD163 scavenger receptor expressed on the surface of liver Kupfer cells through an endocytic lysosomal degradation pathway.
    Uncleaved haptoglogin, also known as zonulin, plays a role in intestinal permeability, allowing intercellular tight junction disassembly, and controlling the equilibrium between tolerance and immunity to non-self antigens.
  • Tissue specificityExpressed by the liver and secreted in plasma.
  • Involvement in diseaseAnhaptoglobinemia
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the peptidase S1 family.
    Contains 1 peptidase S1 domain.
    Contains 2 Sushi (CCP/SCR) domains.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • Binding peptide antibody
    • BP antibody
    • Haptoglobin alpha chain antibody
    • Haptoglobin alpha(1S) beta antibody
    • Haptoglobin alpha(2FS) beta antibody
    • Haptoglobin beta chain antibody
    • Haptoglobin, alpha polypeptide antibody
    • Haptoglobin, beta polypeptide antibody
    • HP antibody
    • HP2 ALPHA2 antibody
    • HP2ALPHA2 antibody
    • HPA1S antibody
    • HPT antibody
    • HPT_HUMAN antibody
    • MGC111141 antibody
    • Zonulin antibody
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References for Anti-Haptoglobin antibody (ab85846)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Tan Y  et al. Acute coronary syndrome remodels the protein cargo and functions of high-density lipoprotein subfractions. PLoS One 9:e94264 (2014). WB ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 24736723) »

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These two products will be suitable standards:

Hemoglobin - ab77858 (purified from Human erythrocytes)
Haptoglobin - ab77872 (purified from Human plasma)

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