Overview

  • Product nameAnti-MMP9 antibody
    See all MMP9 primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to MMP9
  • SpecificityMMP9 antibody detects endogenous levels of total MMP9 protein.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, ELISA, IHC-Pmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide derived from human MMP9

  • Positive control
    • Human breast carcinoma tissue; extracts from HepG2 cells

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab53018 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 1/500 - 1/1000. Detects a band of approximately 78 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 78 kDa).
ELISA 1/5000.
IHC-P 1/50 - 1/100.

Target

  • FunctionMay play an essential role in local proteolysis of the extracellular matrix and in leukocyte migration. Could play a role in bone osteoclastic resorption. Cleaves KiSS1 at a Gly-
    -Leu bond. Cleaves type IV and type V collagen into large C-terminal three quarter fragments and shorter N-terminal one quarter fragments. Degrades fibronectin but not laminin or Pz-peptide.
  • Tissue specificityProduced by normal alveolar macrophages and granulocytes.
  • Involvement in diseaseIntervertebral disc disease
    Metaphyseal anadysplasia 2
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the peptidase M10A family.
    Contains 3 fibronectin type-II domains.
    Contains 4 hemopexin repeats.
  • DomainThe conserved cysteine present in the cysteine-switch motif binds the catalytic zinc ion, thus inhibiting the enzyme. The dissociation of the cysteine from the zinc ion upon the activation-peptide release activates the enzyme.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    Processing of the precursor yields different active forms of 64, 67 and 82 kDa. Sequentially processing by MMP3 yields the 82 kDa matrix metalloproteinase-9.
    N- and O-glycosylated.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted, extracellular space, extracellular matrix.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • 82 kDa matrix metalloproteinase-9 antibody
    • 92 kDa gelatinase antibody
    • 92 kDa type IV collagenase antibody
    • CLG 4B antibody
    • CLG4B antibody
    • Collagenase Type 4 beta antibody
    • Collagenase type IV 92 KD antibody
    • EC 3.4.24.35 antibody
    • Gelatinase 92 KD antibody
    • Gelatinase B antibody
    • Gelatinase beta antibody
    • GelatinaseB antibody
    • GELB antibody
    • Macrophage gelatinase antibody
    • MANDP2 antibody
    • Matrix metallopeptidase 9 (gelatinase B, 92kDa gelatinase, 92kDa type IV collagenase) antibody
    • Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 antibody
    • MMP 9 antibody
    • MMP-9 antibody
    • MMP9 antibody
    • MMP9_HUMAN antibody
    • Type V collagenase antibody
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Anti-MMP9 antibody images

  • Immunohistochemical analysis of paraffin-embedded human breast carcinoma tissue using MMP9 antibody ab53018 1/50. The left hand image shows untreated tissue; right hand image shows tissue treated with the immunising peptide.
  • All lanes : Anti-MMP9 antibody (ab53018) at 1/500 dilution

    Lane 1 : Extracts from HepG2 cells with no immunizing peptide
    Lane 2 : Extracts from HepG2 cells with immunizing peptide


    Predicted band size : 78 kDa
    Observed band size : 78 kDa

References for Anti-MMP9 antibody (ab53018)

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