Ultra-LEAF™ Purified anti-mouse CD49d Antibody

Pricing & Availability
Clone
9C10 (MFR4.B) (See other available formats)
Regulatory Status
RUO
Other Names
α4 integrin, VLA-4 α chain, integrin α4, ITGA4
Isotype
Rat IgG2a, κ
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9C10_LEAF_090507
C57BL/6 splenocytes stained with Ultra-LEAF™ purified 9C10, followed by anti-rat IgG FITC
  • 9C10_LEAF_090507
    C57BL/6 splenocytes stained with Ultra-LEAF™ purified 9C10, followed by anti-rat IgG FITC
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103709 100 µg 196€
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Description

CD49d is a 150 kD glycoprotein, also known as α4 integrin or VLA-4 α chain. It is a member of the integrin family, expressed on T and B cells, monocytes, eosinophils, basophils, mast cells, thymocytes, NK cells, and dendritic cells. CD49d is a heterodimer expressed with either of two β chains, β1 (CD29) or β7, to form the VLA-4 (integrin α4β1) or LPAM-1 (integrin α4β7) complexes. CD49d plays a critical role in both adhesion and T cell costimulation. The primary ligands for CD49d are VCAM-1, MAdCAM-1, and fibronectin. The 9C10(MFR4.B) antibody, in combination with the R1-2 monoclonal antibody, completely blocks VCAM-1 binding to VLA-4.

Product Details
Technical Data Sheet (pdf)

Product Details

Reactivity
Mouse
Antibody Type
Monoclonal
Host Species
Rat
Immunogen
(C57BL/6 x A/J)F1 mouse fetal liver mas
Formulation
0.2 µm filtered in phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing no preservative. Endotoxin level is < 0.01 EU/µg of the protein (< 0.001 ng/µg of the protein) as determined by the LAL test.
Preparation
The Ultra-LEAF™ (Low Endotoxin, Azide-Free) antibody was purified by affinity chromatography.
Concentration
The antibody is bottled at the concentration indicated on the vial, typically between 2 mg/mL and 3 mg/mL. Older lots may have also been bottled at 1 mg/mL. Please contact technical support for concentration and total µg amount, or use our Lookup tool if you have a lot number.
Storage & Handling
The antibody solution should be stored undiluted between 2°C and 8°C. This Ultra-LEAF™ solution contains no preservative; handle under aseptic conditions.
Application

FC - Quality tested
Block, IHC-F - Reported in the literature, not verified in house

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 ≤ 1.0 µg per million cells in 100 µL volume. It is recommended that the reagent be titrated for optimal performance for each application.

Application Notes

Additional reported applications (for the relevant formats) include: in vitro blocking of cell-cell adhesion and T cell costimulation1,2, and immunohistochemistry3 of acetone-fixed frozen sections. The Ultra-LEAF™ purified antibody (Endotoxin <0.01 EU/µg, Azide-Free, 0.2 µm filtered) is recommended for functional assays (Cat. No. 103709 & 103710).

Application References

(PubMed link indicates BioLegend citation)
  1. Kinashi T, et al. 1994. Blood Cells 20:25. (Block)
  2. Halvorson MJ, et al. 1995. J. Immunol. 155:4567. (Block)
  3. Hata H, et al. 2004. J. Clin. Invest. 114:582. (IHC)
  4. Jia W, et al. 2005. Blood 106:3854. (FC)
Product Citations
  1. Chiuppesi F, et al. 2020. Nat Commun. 4.709027778. PubMed
RRID
AB_2832316 (BioLegend Cat. No. 103709)
AB_2832317 (BioLegend Cat. No. 103710)

Antigen Details

Structure
Integrin family, associates with integrin β1 or β7, 150 kD
Distribution

T cells and B cells, monocytes, eosinophils, basophils, mast cells, thymocytes, NK cells, dendritic cells

Function
T cell costimulation, cell-cell and cell-matrix adhesion
Ligand/Receptor
VCAM-1, MAdCAM-1, fibronectin
Cell Type
B cells, Basophils, Dendritic cells, Eosinophils, Mast cells, Monocytes, NK cells, T cells, Thymocytes, Tregs
Biology Area
Cell Adhesion, Cell Biology, Immunology, Innate Immunity
Molecular Family
Adhesion Molecules, CD Molecules
Antigen References

1. Barclay AN, et al. 1997. The Leukocyte Antigen FactsBook Academic Press.
2. Lobb RR, et al. 1994. J. Clin. Invest. 94:1722.
3. Berlin C, et al. 1993. Cell 74:185.
4. Maguire JE, et al. 1995. J. Exp. Med. 182:2079.

Gene ID
16401 View all products for this Gene ID
UniProt
View information about CD49d on UniProt.org

Related FAQs

Do you guarantee that your antibodies are totally pathogen free?

BioLegend does not test for pathogens in-house aside from the GoInVivo™ product line. However, upon request, this can be tested on a custom basis with an outside, independent laboratory.

Does BioLegend test each Ultra-LEAF™ antibody by functional assay?

No, BioLegend does not test Ultra-LEAF™ antibodies by functional assays unless otherwise indicated. Due to the possible complexities and variations of uses of biofunctional antibodies in different assays and because of the large product portfolio, BioLegend does not currently perform functional assays as a routine QC for the antibodies. However, we do provide references in which the antibodies were used for functional assays and we do perform QC to verify the specificity and quality of the antibody based on our strict specification criteria.

Does BioLegend test each Ultra-LEAF™ antibody for potential pathogens?

No, BioLegend does not test for pathogens in-house unless otherwise indicated.  However, we can recommend an outside vendor to perform this testing as needed.

Have you tested this Ultra-LEAF™ antibody for in vivo or in vitro applications?

We don't test our antibodies for in vivo or in vitro applications unless otherwise indicated. Depending on the product, the TDS may describe literature supporting usage of a particular product for bioassay. It may be best to further consult the literature to find clone specific information.

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