Key features and details
- Goat polyclonal to Kappa light chain
- Reacts with: Human
- Isotype: IgG
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Product nameAnti-Kappa light chain antibody
See all Kappa light chain primary antibodies
DescriptionGoat polyclonal to Kappa light chain
Species reactivityReacts with: Human
Purified human kappa light chain (Human).
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Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term.
Storage bufferPreservative: 0.1% Sodium azide
Constituent: Tris buffered saline
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PurityIon Exchange Chromatography
Purification notesDelipidation and ion exchange chromatography. Product is 0.2um filtered.
Monospecific by immunoelectrophoresis when tested against pooled human plasma and twice concentrated pooled human serum.
Not yet tested in other applications.
Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
RelevanceImmunoglobulins belong to a group of related glyco proteins which make up 20% of serum proteins. Antigens and immunoglobulins react to confer immunity to individuals. Immunoglobulins have similar structures of two identical heavy chains and two identical light chains. Both the heavy chains and the light chains are divided into constant and variable regions. The constant regions have the same amino acid sequences between all the immunoglobulin classes. The variable regions have approximately 110 amino acids with high sequence variability. The amino acid sequence of the heavy chain determines the class of an immunoglobulin. The five types of immunoglobulin heavy chains are known as: IgG, IgA, IgM, IgD, and IgE. IgG is divided into four subclasses, and IgA is divided into two subclasses. In serum IgA and IgG are monomers with a single 4 polypeptide unit; while, IgM is a pen tamer. IgA may also form polymers. Kappa light chain antibody can be used for the identification of leukemias, plasmacytomas and certain non Hodgkin's lymphomas. Kappa light chain contains one immunoglobulin like domain. The EU sequence has the INV allotypic marker, Ala 45 and Val 83. The ROY sequence has the INV allotypic marker, Ala 45 and Leu 83.
Cellular localizationCytoplasmic and Secreted
- HCAK 1 antibody
- HCAK1 antibody
- Ig kappa chain C region antibody
To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
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