Overview

  • Product name

    Anti-beta 2 Microglobulin antibody [B2M/1118]
    See all beta 2 Microglobulin primary antibodies
  • Description

    Mouse monoclonal [B2M/1118] to beta 2 Microglobulin
  • Host species

    Mouse
  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: ICC/IF, Flow Cytmore details
  • Species reactivity

    Reacts with: Human
    Predicted to work with: Non human primates
  • Immunogen

    Recombinant full length protein corresponding to Human beta 2 Microglobulin aa 1-119.
    Sequence:

    MSRSVALAVL ALLSLSGLEA IQRTPKIQVY SRHPAENGKS NFLNCYVSGF HPSDIEVDLL KNGERIEKVE HSDLSFSKDW SFYLLYYTEF TPTEKDEYAC RVNHVTLSQP KIVKWDRDM


    Database link: P61769

  • Positive control

    • IHC-P: Human cervical and endometrial carcinoma tissues.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab215882 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
ICC/IF Use a concentration of 0.5 - 1 µg/ml.
Flow Cyt Use 0.5-1µg for 106 cells.

(in 0.1ml volume)

Target

  • Function

    Component of the class I major histocompatibility complex (MHC). Involved in the presentation of peptide antigens to the immune system.
  • Involvement in disease

    Defects in B2M are the cause of hypercatabolic hypoproteinemia (HYCATHYP) [MIM:241600]. Affected individuals show marked reduction in serum concentrations of immunoglobulin and albumin, probably due to rapid degradation.
    Note=Beta-2-microglobulin may adopt the fibrillar configuration of amyloid in certain pathologic states. The capacity to assemble into amyloid fibrils is concentration dependent. Persistently high beta(2)-microglobulin serum levels lead to amyloidosis in patients on long-term hemodialysis.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the beta-2-microglobulin family.
    Contains 1 Ig-like C1-type (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
  • Post-translational
    modifications

    Glycation of Ile-21 is observed in long-term hemodialysis patients.
  • Cellular localization

    Secreted. Detected in serum and urine.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links

  • Alternative names

    • B2M antibody
    • B2MG_HUMAN antibody
    • Beta 2 microglobin antibody
    • Beta 2 microglobulin antibody
    • Beta 2 microglobulin precursor antibody
    • Beta chain of mhc class 1 proteins antibody
    • Beta chain of MHC class I molecules antibody
    • Beta-2-microglobulin form pI 5.3 antibody
    • CDABP0092 antibody
    • Hdcma22p antibody
    • IMD43 antibody
    see all

Images

  • Immunohistochemical analysis of formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded Human cervical carcinoma tissue labeling beta 2 Microglobulin with ab215882 at 1µg/ml.

  • Immunohistochemical analysis of formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded Human endometrial carcinoma tissue labeling beta 2 Microglobulin with ab215882 at 1µg/ml.

  • Immunohistochemical analysis of formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded Human cervical carcinoma tissue labeling beta 2 Microglobulin with ab215882 at 1µg/ml.

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