Purified anti-mouse CD218a (IL-18Rα) Antibody

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A17071D (See other available formats)
Regulatory Status
Other Names
IL-1 Rrp, CDw218a, IL-18 receptor a
Rat IgG2b, κ
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C57BL/6 splenocytes were stained with CD3 PE and purified CD218a (IL-18Rα) (clone A17071D, left) or purified rat IgG2b, κ (right), followed by anti-rat IgG Alexa Fluor® 647.
  • A17071D_PURE_CD218a_Antibody_072419
    C57BL/6 splenocytes were stained with CD3 PE and purified CD218a (IL-18Rα) (clone A17071D, left) or purified rat IgG2b, κ (right), followed by anti-rat IgG Alexa Fluor® 647.
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The IL-18 receptor (IL-18R) complex is composed of two known chains, IL-18 receptor α (IL-18Rα) and IL-18 receptor β (IL-18Rβ). IL-18Rα (IL-1R5) is an IL-1 receptor super family member. It was originally described as IL-1 receptor-related protein (IL-1Rrp) because of its homology with the IL-1/Toll receptor family. IL-18Rα is the extracellular binding domain of the IL-18 receptor complex. It is expressed on the majority of peripheral CD4+ T cells, Th1 cells, and reciprocally repressed during Th2 development. The expression of IL-18Rα is induced by an IL-12/Stat4 pathway and inhibited by IL-4/Stat6 pathway. Binding of IL-18Rα together with IL-18β to proinflammatory cytokine IL-18 plays an important role in innate and autoimmune responses.

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Antibody Type
Host Species
Recombinant mouse CD218a
Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide.
The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography.
0.5 mg/ml
Storage & Handling
The antibody solution should be stored undiluted between 2°C and 8°C.

FC - Quality tested

Recommended Usage

Each lot of this antibody is quality control tested by immunofluorescent staining with flow cytometric analysis. For flow cytometric staining, the suggested use of this reagent is ≤0.25 µg per million cells in 100 µl volume. It is recommended that the reagent be titrated for optimal performance for each application.

AB_2814095 (BioLegend Cat. No. 157902)

Antigen Details

An IL-1 receptor super family member

Expressed on T cells, NK cell subset, neutrophils, IL-12 stimulated tonsillar B cells, and intestinal epithelial cells (IEC).

Bind to pro inflammatory cytokine IL-18 and play an important role in innate and autoimmune responses.
Cell Type
B cells, Endothelial cells, Neutrophils, NK cells, T cells
Biology Area
Immunology, Innate Immunity
Molecular Family
CD Molecules, Cytokine/Chemokine Receptors
Antigen References
  1. Parnet P, et al. 1996. J. Biol. Chem. 271:3967. 
  2. Thomassen E, et al. 1998. J. Interferon Cytokine Res. 18:1077-88. 
  3. Debets R, et al. 2000. J. Immunol. 165:4950-6. 
  4. Smeltz RB, et al. 2001. J. Exp. Med. 194:143-53. 
Gene ID
16182 View all products for this Gene ID
View information about CD218a on UniProt.org

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