Anti-Human Serum Albumin antibody [15C7] (ab10241)


  • Product nameAnti-Human Serum Albumin antibody [15C7]
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  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [15C7] to Human Serum Albumin
  • SpecificityNo cross-reactivity with other human proteins tested.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: ELISA, WB, ICC/IF, Sandwich ELISAmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
    Does not react with: Chicken, Cow
  • Immunogen

    Human serum albumin.

  • General notesConcentration varies from lot to lot and can be provided on request.



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab10241 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
ELISA Use at an assay dependent concentration.
WB Use at an assay dependent concentration. Predicted molecular weight: 65 kDa.
ICC/IF Use a concentration of 2.5 µg/ml. PubMed: 19497803
Sandwich ELISA Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Can be paired for Sandwich ELISA with Rabbit polyclonal to Human Serum Albumin (ab2406). For sandwich ELISA, use this antibody as Capture at 1 µg/ml with Rabbit polyclonal to Human Serum Albumin (ab2406) as Detection.


  • FunctionSerum albumin, the main protein of plasma, has a good binding capacity for water, Ca(2+), Na(+), K(+), fatty acids, hormones, bilirubin and drugs. Its main function is the regulation of the colloidal osmotic pressure of blood. Major zinc transporter in plasma, typically binds about 80% of all plasma zinc.
  • Tissue specificityPlasma.
  • Involvement in diseaseDefects in ALB are a cause of familial dysalbuminemic hyperthyroxinemia (FDH) [MIM:103600]. FDH is a form of euthyroid hyperthyroxinemia that is due to increased affinity of ALB for T(4). It is the most common cause of inherited euthyroid hyperthyroxinemia in Caucasian population.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the ALB/AFP/VDB family.
    Contains 3 albumin domains.
  • Post-translational
    Kenitra variant is partially O-glycosylated at Thr-620. It has two new disulfide bonds Cys-600 to Cys-602 and Cys-601 to Cys-606.
    Glycated in diabetic patients.
    Phosphorylation sites are present in the extracelllular medium.
    Acetylated on Lys-223 by acetylsalicylic acid.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • alb antibody
    • ALBU_HUMAN antibody
    • Albumin (32 AA) antibody
    • Albumin (AA 34) antibody
    • Albumin antibody
    • Analbuminemia antibody
    • Bisalbuminemia antibody
    • Cell growth inhibiting protein 42 antibody
    • DKFZp779N1935 antibody
    • Dysalbuminemic hyperthyroxinemia antibody
    • Growth inhibiting protein 20 antibody
    • HSA antibody
    • Hyperthyroxinemia dysalbuminemic antibody
    • PRO0883 antibody
    • PRO0903 antibody
    • PRO1341 antibody
    • Serum albumin antibody
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Anti-Human Serum Albumin antibody [15C7] images

  • ab10241 staining Human Serum Albumin in human embryonic stem cell derived hepatocytes by immunocytochemistry/ immunofluorescence. Cells were methanol fixed and blocked in 10% BSA for 30 minutes at 20°C. The primary antibody was diluted 1/500 and incubated with the sample for 16 hours at 4°C. A FITC conjugated goat polyclonal to mouse IgG antibody, diluted 1/400, was used as the secondary (green). DAPI used to stain the nuclei (blue).

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  • developed using the ECL technique

    Predicted band size : 65 kDa

    Exposure time : 5 seconds

    This image is courtesy of an Abreview submitted by John Andersen

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  • Standard Curve for Human Serum Albumin (Analyte: Human Serum Albumin protein (ab67670)); dilution range 1pg/ml to 1µg/ml using Capture Antibody Mouse monoclonal [15C7] to Human Serum Albumin (ab10241) at 1µg/ml and Detector Antibody Rabbit polyclonal to Human Serum Albumin (ab2406) at 0.5µg/ml.

  • Predicted band size : 65 kDa
    Detection of human serum albumin by ab10241 in western blotting. Lane 1 - human serum albumin, 3 µg. Lane 2 - normal human serum, ~3 µg of human serum albumin. Detection of human serum albumin by ab10241 in western blotting. Lane 1 - human serum albumin, 3 µg. Lane 2 - normal human serum, ~3 µg of human serum albumin.


References for Anti-Human Serum Albumin antibody [15C7] (ab10241)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Zhu L  et al. Fast fixing and comprehensive identification to help improve real-time ligands discovery based on formaldehyde crosslinking, immunoprecipitation and SDS-PAGE separation. Proteome Sci 12:6 (2014). ICC ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 24484773) »
  • Salvati A  et al. Transferrin-functionalized nanoparticles lose their targeting capabilities when a biomolecule corona adsorbs on the surface. Nat Nanotechnol 8:137-43 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23334168) »

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According to the testing data and Abreviews from customers on the datasheet, this antibody has been used successfully with various blocking agents including BSA. For example, there is an Abeview where BSA has been used as a blocking agent in ...

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Abcam guarantees this product to work in the species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Immunocytochemistry/ Immunofluorescence
Sample Human Cell (hES derived hepatocytes)
Specification hES derived hepatocytes
Fixative Methanol
Blocking step BSA as blocking agent for 30 minute(s) · Concentration: 10% · Temperature: 20°C

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Submitted Oct 22 2012

Thank you for contacting us.

I have heard back from the lab:
For ab2406, for use with human tissues, BSA may work but for other species it may crossreact.
For ab10241, it is not crossreacting with BSA.

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Tatsächlich hat eine meiner Kolleginnen mit der Turbidimetrie gearbeitet, und nach einiger Diskussion sind wir der Meinung, dass für Ihren Kunden Antikörper, die in ELISA und/oder IP funktionieren, geeignet sein sollte...

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As requested, I have attached a copy of the CoC for ab10241 Human Serum Albumin antibody (15C7) including the lot number.

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To our knowledge, ab10241 has not been tested in IHC-P. Therefore, I can offer a discount off a future purchase if you buy ab10241 now, test it in IHC-P and submit feedback to us in the form ...

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I am sorry the immunogen used to create ab10241 Human Serum Albumin antibody [15C7] is not available. In theory,it could be used with ab67670 Human Serum Albumin protein, however you will need to consider that thi...

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Vielen Dank für Ihren Anruf.

Ich habe mich mit dem Labor in Verbindung gesetzt, welches diesen Antikörper herstellt. Leider wurde die leichte Kette nicht bestimmt.

"Unfortunately we have not determined if this MAb is a kappa or ...

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