• Product nameAnti-PAPP A antibody [004-09]
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  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [004-09] to PAPP A
  • SpecificityThis antibody is specific for native human PAPP A. Heat and SDS denatured PAPP A is also recognized, but not acid treated PAPP A.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, ELISA, IHC-P, IHC-Frmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Full length native protein (purified) (Human)

  • EpitopeThe epitope is located on the PAPP A subunit of the heterotetramer.


  • FormLiquid
  • Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
  • Storage bufferPreservative: 15mM Sodium Azide
    Constituents: 0.5M Sodium chloride, 0.01M PBS, pH 7.4
  • Concentration information loading...
  • Purification notesProtein A/G purified
  • ClonalityMonoclonal
  • Clone number004-09
  • IsotypeIgG2b
  • Light chain typekappa
  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab52030 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 Use at an assay dependent concentration. Predicted molecular weight: 181 kDa.
ELISA 1/8000. This antibody can also be used as detection antibody in sandwich ELISA in combination with a polyclonal antibody towards PAPP A in coat.
IHC-P Use at an assay dependent concentration.
IHC-Fr Use at an assay dependent concentration.


  • FunctionMetalloproteinase which specifically cleaves IGFBP-4 and IGFBP-5, resulting in release of bound IGF. Cleavage of IGFBP-4 is dramatically enhanced by the presence of IGF, whereas cleavage of IGFBP-5 is slightly inhibited by the presence of IGF.
  • Tissue specificityHigh levels in placenta and pregnancy serum. In placenta, expressed in X cells in septa and anchoring villi, and in syncytiotrophoblasts in the chorionic villi. Lower levels are found in a variety of other tissues including kidney, myometrium, endometrium, ovaries, breast, prostate, bone marrow, colon, fibroblasts and osteoblasts.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the peptidase M43B family.
    Contains 5 Sushi (CCP/SCR) domains.
  • Developmental stagePresent in serum and placenta during pregnancy; levels increase throughout pregnancy.
  • Post-translational
    There appear to be no free sulfhydryl groups.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • ASBABP2 antibody
    • Aspecific BCL2 ARE binding protein 2 antibody
    • Differentially placenta 1 expressed protein antibody
    • DIPLA1 antibody
    • EC antibody
    • IGF dependent IGFBP 4 protease antibody
    • IGF-dependent IGFBP-4 protease antibody
    • IGFBP 4ase antibody
    • IGFBP-4ase antibody
    • IGFBP4ase antibody
    • Insulin like growth factor dependent IGF binding protein 4 protease antibody
    • Insulin-like growth factor-dependent IGF-binding protein 4 protease antibody
    • PAPA antibody
    • PAPP A antibody
    • PAPP-A antibody
    • PAPP1_HUMAN antibody
    • PAPPA antibody
    • PAPPA1 antibody
    • Pappalysin 1 precursor antibody
    • Pappalysin-1 antibody
    • Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein A antibody
    • Pregnancy associated plasma protein A pappalysin 1 antibody
    • Pregnancy-associated plasma protein A antibody
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Anti-PAPP A antibody [004-09] images

  • Ab52030 staining human PAPP A in human placenta tissue by immunohistochemistry using frozen tissue. Staining (red-brown) is restricted to the syncytiotrophoblast of the chorionic villi.
  • Ab52030 staining human PAPP A in human placenta tissue by immunohistochemistry using parrafin embedded tissue. Staining (red-brown) is restricted to the syncytiotrophoblast of the chorionic villi.

References for Anti-PAPP A antibody [004-09] (ab52030)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Sun Y  et al. MiR-490-3p modulates the proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells induced by ox-LDL through targeting PAPP-A. Cardiovasc Res 100:272-9 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23821525) »

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ab59086: Five different pappalysin-1 sequences are published thus far; 1628, 1627, 1420, 1232 and 704 amino acids in length. The shorter forms start with the second methionine, 209 residues downstream from the long...

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