Anti-PLGF antibody [37203.111] (ab10966)


  • Product name
    Anti-PLGF antibody [37203.111]
    See all PLGF primary antibodies
  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [37203.111] to PLGF
  • Host species
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: ELISA, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Recombinant full length protein (Human), expressed in Escherichia coli.

  • Positive control
    • Human umbilical vein endothelial cells.
  • General notes
    Do not store in frost-free freezer. Endotoxin level is <10 ng/mg antibody as determined by the LAL (Limulus amebocyte lysate) method.



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab10966 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
  • Application notes
    ELISA: For capture ELISAs, this product can be used as the capture antibody. Use at a working concentration of 2 µg/ml (100 µl/well) in combination with a biotinylated PlGF polyclonal detection antibody at 100 ng/ml (100 µl/well).
    WB: Use at a concentration of 1 - 2 µg/ml. The detection limit for recombinant human placental growth factor is approximately 20 ng/lane and 300 ng/lane under non-reducing and reducing conditions, respectively. Homodimeric recombinant PlGF migrates as an approximately 29 kDa protein.

    Not tested in other applications.
    Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
  • Target

    • Function
      Growth factor active in angiogenesis and endothelial cell growth, stimulating their proliferation and migration. It binds to the receptor FLT1/VEGFR-1. Isoform PlGF-2 binds NRP1/neuropilin-1 and NRP2/neuropilin-2 in a heparin-dependent manner.
    • Tissue specificity
      While the three isoforms are present in most placental tissues, PlGF-2 is specific to early (8 week) placenta and only PlGF-1 is found in the colon and mammary carcinomas.
    • Sequence similarities
      Belongs to the PDGF/VEGF growth factor family.
    • Domain
      Isoform PlGF-2 contains a basic insert which acts as a cell retention signal.
    • Post-translational
    • Cellular localization
      Secreted. The three isoforms are secreted but PlGF-2 appears to remain cell attached unless released by heparin.
    • Information by UniProt
    • Database links
    • Alternative names
      • D12S1900 antibody
      • Pgf antibody
      • PGFL antibody
      • PIGF antibody
      • Placenta growth factor antibody
      • Placental growth factor antibody
      • Placental growth factor, vascular endothelial growth factor related protein antibody
      • PlGF 2 antibody
      • PlGF antibody
      • PLGF_HUMAN antibody
      • PlGF2 antibody
      • SHGC 10760 antibody
      see all


    ab10966 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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