Overview

  • Product name

    Human Cytokeratin 14 Matched Antibody Pair Kit
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  • Detection method

    Colorimetric
  • Assay type

    ELISA set
  • Range

    15.6 pg/ml - 1000 pg/ml
  • Species reactivity

    Reacts with: Human
  • Product overview

    Matched Antibody Pair Kits include a capture and a biotinylated detector antibody pair, along with a calibrated protein standard, suitable for sandwich ELISA. The Matched Antibody Pair Kit can be used to quantify native and recombinant human Cytokeratin 14.


    Matched antibody pair kits and reagents deliver consistent, specific, and sensitive results.



    • Batch-to-batch consistency: only recombinant monoclonal antibodies are used in our matched antibody pairs.

    • Specificity: antibody pairs are screened in plasma and serum to ensure specificity in complex samples.

    • Sensitivity: benchmarked against commercially available antibody pairs to ensure equivalent or superior performance compared with the competition.


    Additional buffers and plates are required for the assay. An accessory pack can be purchased which includes buffer reagents required to perform 10 x 96-well plate sandwich ELISAs (ab210905).


    To receive an electronic copy of the Certificate of Analysis, please send an email with "CoA for matched antibody pair kit" in the subject line and the desired product number and lot number in the body of the email.

  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: ELISAmore details
  • Platform

    Reagents

Properties

  • Storage instructions

    Store at -20°C. Please refer to protocols.
  • Components 10 x 96 tests 2 x 96 tests
    Human Cytokeratin 14 Capture Antibody 1 x 100µg 1 x 20µg
    Human Cytokeratin 14 Detector Antibody 1 x 25µg 1 x 5µg
    Human Cytokeratin 14 Lyophilized Protein 1 vial 1 vial
  • Research areas

  • Function

    The nonhelical tail domain is involved in promoting KRT5-KRT14 filaments to self-organize into large bundles and enhances the mechanical properties involved in resilience of keratin intermediate filaments in vitro.
  • Tissue specificity

    Detected in the basal layer, lowered within the more apically located layers specifically in the stratum spinosum, stratum granulosum but is not detected in stratum corneum. Strongly expressed in the outer root sheath of anagen follicles but not in the germinative matrix, inner root sheath or hair. Found in keratinocytes surrounding the club hair during telogen.
  • Involvement in disease

    Defects in KRT14 are a cause of epidermolysis bullosa simplex Dowling-Meara type (DM-EBS) [MIM:131760]. DM-EBS is a severe form of intraepidermal epidermolysis bullosa characterized by generalized herpetiform blistering, milia formation, dystrophic nails, and mucous membrane involvement.
    Defects in KRT14 are a cause of epidermolysis bullosa simplex Weber-Cockayne type (WC-EBS) [MIM:131800]. WC-EBS is a form of intraepidermal epidermolysis bullosa characterized by blistering limited to palmar and plantar areas of the skin.
    Defects in KRT14 are a cause of epidermolysis bullosa simplex Koebner type (K-EBS) [MIM:131900]. K-EBS is a form of intraepidermal epidermolysis bullosa characterized by generalized skin blistering. The phenotype is not fundamentally distinct from the Dowling-Meara type, although it is less severe.
    Defects in KRT14 are the cause of epidermolysis bullosa simplex autosomal recessive (AREBS) [MIM:601001]. AREBS is an intraepidermal epidermolysis bullosa characterized by localized blistering on the dorsal, lateral and plantar surfaces of the feet.
    Defects in KRT14 are the cause of Naegeli-Franceschetti-Jadassohn syndrome (NFJS) [MIM:161000]; also known as Naegeli syndrome. NFJS is a rare autosomal dominant form of ectodermal dysplasia. The cardinal features are absence of dermatoglyphics (fingerprints), reticular cutaneous hyperpigmentation (starting at about the age of 2 years without a preceding inflammatory stage), palmoplantar keratoderma, hypohidrosis with diminished sweat gland function and discomfort provoked by heat, nail dystrophy, and tooth enamel defects.
    Defects in KRT14 are the cause of dermatopathia pigmentosa reticularis (DPR) [MIM:125595]. DPR is a rare ectodermal dysplasia characterized by lifelong persistent reticulate hyperpigmentation, noncicatricial alopecia, and nail dystrophy.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the intermediate filament family.
  • Cellular localization

    Cytoplasm. Nucleus. Expressed in both as a filamentous pattern.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Alternative names

    • CK 14
    • CK-14
    • ck14
    • Cytokeratin 14
    • Cytokeratin-14
    • Cytokeratin14
    • Dowling Meara
    • EBS3
    • EBS4
    • Epidermolysis bullosa simplex
    • K14
    • K1C14_HUMAN
    • Keratin
    • Keratin 14
    • Keratin 14 (epidermolysis bullosa simplex, Dowling-Meara, Koebner)
    • Keratin type I cytoskeletal 14
    • Keratin, type I cytoskeletal 14
    • Keratin-14
    • Keratin14
    • Koebner
    • Krt 14
    • Krt14
    • NFJ
    • OTTHUMP00000164624
    • type I cytoskeletal 14
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  • Database links

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab221423 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.

Images

  • Standard calibration curve. Background subtracted values are graphed.

Protocols

References

ab221423 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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