Product Name Anti-Prolactin Antibody (12205)
Description Anti-Prolactin Mouse Monoclonal Antibody
Species Reactivity Human, Mouse, Rat, Monkey, Sheep, Bovine
Clone ID 6F11
Immunogen Sheep and human prolactin.
Concentration Lot Specific
Formulation PBS, pH 7.4.
Buffer Formulation Phosphate Buffered Saline
Buffer pH pH 7.4
Purification Purified by Protein G affinity chromatography
Specificity This antibody recognizes prolactin of the following species: rat, human, mouse, ovine, bovine, and squirrel monkey. The epitope recognized by this antibody is restricted to a region that includes the carboxyl-terminal disulfide loop that is conserved among prolactins from several species. This antibody also completely inhibits the lactogenic activity of serum or purified prolactin from rat in the Nb2 lymphoma bioassay.
Target Name Prolactin
Target ID Prolactin
Uniprot ID P01236
Alternative Names PRL
Gene Name PRL
Accession Number NP_000939
Sequence Location Secreted.
Biological Function Prolactin acts primarily on the mammary gland by promoting lactation.
Research Areas Hormones/Proteins
Storage These antibodies are stable for at least one (1) year at -20°C to -70°C. Store product in appropriate aliquots to avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.
Dilution Instructions Dilute in PBS or medium which is identical to that used in the assay system.
Application Instructions This antibody may be used in ELISA, Western blot,and immunohisto-chemistry. Other applications are under investigation.
References & Data Sheet
References Scammell et al. (1990) Molecular Cellular Endocrin 71: 125; Scammell et al. (1990) J Histochem Cytochem 38: 117; Scammell et al. (1992) Amer J Primatology 26: 35; Scammell et al. (1992) Endocrinol 131: 318; Scammell et al. (1992) Amer J Physiol 263: E520.
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