Biotin anti-human IFN-γ Antibody

Pricing & Availability
Clone
4S.B3 (See other available formats)
Other Names
Interferon-γ, Immune interferon, Type II interferon, T cell interferon, Macrophage-activating factor (MAF), IFN-g, IFN-gamma
Isotype
Mouse IgG1, κ
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502503 50 µg 68€
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Description

Interferon-γ is a potent multifunctional cytokine which is secreted primarily by activated NK cells and T cells. Originally characterized based on anti-viral activities, IFN-γ also exerts anti-proliferative, immunoregulatory, and proinflammatory activities. IFN-γ can upregulate MHC class I and II antigen expression by antigen-presenting cells.

Product Details
Technical data sheet

Product Details

Reactivity
Human, Cross-Reactivity: Chimpanzee, Baboon, Cynomolgus, Rhesus
Antibody Type
Monoclonal
Host Species
Mouse
Immunogen
Partially purified, native human IFN-γ
Formulation
Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide.
Preparation
The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography, and conjugated with biotin under optimal conditions. The solution is free of unconjugated biotin.
Concentration
0.5 mg/ml
Storage & Handling
The antibody solution should be stored undiluted between 2°C and 8°C. Do not freeze.
Application

ELISA Detection, ELISPOT Detection - Quality tested
ICFC - Reported in the literature

Recommended Usage

Each lot of this antibody is quality control tested by ELISA assay. For ELISA detection applications, a concentration range of 0.5-2.0 µg/ml is recommended. To obtain a linear standard curve, serial dilutions of IFN-γ recombinant protein ranging from 1000 to 8 pg/ml are recommended for each ELISA plate. For use as an ELISPOT detection antibody, a concentration range of 1-4 µg/ml is recommended. For flow cytometric staining, the suggested use of this reagent is ≤ 0.5 µg per 106 cells in 100 µl volume. It is recommended that the reagent be titrated for optimal performance for each application.

Application Notes

ELISA or ELISPOT Detection5: The biotinylated 4S.B3 antibody is useful as a detection antibody for a sandwich ELISA or ELISPOT assay, when used in conjunction with purified NIB42 antibody (Cat. No. 502402/502404) or purified MD-1 antibody (Cat. No. 507502/507513) as the capture antibody.
Flow Cytometry3,4,6-8: The fluorochrome-labeled 4S.B3 antibody is useful for intracellular immunofluorescent staining and flow cytometric analysis to identify IFN-γ -producing cells within mixed cell populations.
Additional reported applications (for the relevant formats) include: neutralization1,2, Western blotting, immunohistochemical staining of paraformaldehyde-fixed, saponin-treated tissue sections, and immunocytochemistry. The 4S.B3 antibody can neutralize the bioactivity of natural or recombinant IFN-γ.
Note: For testing human IFN-γ in serum or plasma, BioLegend's ELISA Max™ Sets (Cat. No. 430101 to 430106) are specially developed and recommended.

Application References

(PubMed link indicates BioLegend citation)
  1. Meager A, et al. 1984. J. Interferon Res. 4:619. (Neut)
  2. Meager A, 1987. Lymphokines and Interferons:A Practical Approach. IRL Press Ltd, Oxford, p. 105. (Neut)
  3. Sester M, et al. 2002. J. Virol. 76:3748. (ICFC)
  4. Infante-Duarte C, et al. 2000 J. Immunol. 165:6107. (ICFC)
  5. Goodier M, et al. 2000. J. Immunol. 165:139. (ELISA)
  6. Chen H, et al. 2005. J. Immunol. 175:591. (ICFC)
  7. Smeltz RB, 2007. J. Immunol. 178:4786. (ICFC)
  8. Iwamoto S, et al. 2007. J. Immunol. 179:1449. (ICFC) PubMed
  9. Yoshino N, et al. 2000. Exp. Anim. (Tokyo) 49:97. (ICFC)
RRID
AB_315228 (BioLegend Cat. No. 502503)
AB_315229 (BioLegend Cat. No. 502504)

Antigen Details

Structure
Cytokine; dimer; 20-25 kD (Mammalian)
Bioactivity
Antiviral/antiparasitic activities; inhibits proliferation; enhances MHC class I and II expression on APC
Cell Sources
CD8+ and CD4+ T cells, NK cells
Cell Targets
T cells, B cells, macrophages, NK cells, endothelial cells, fibroblasts
Receptors
IFN-γRα (CDw119) dimerized with IFN-γRβ (AF-1)
Cell Type
Tregs
Biology Area
Cell Biology, Immunology, Neuroinflammation, Neuroscience
Molecular Family
Cytokines/Chemokines
Antigen References

1. Fitzgerald K, et al. Eds. 2001. The Cytokine FactsBook. Academic Press, San Diego.
2. De Maeyer E, et al. 1992. Curr. Opin. Immunol. 4:321.
3. Farrar M, et al. 1993. Annu. Rev. Immunol. 11:571.
4. Gray P, et al. 1987. Lymphokines 13:151.

Regulation
Upregulated by IL-2, FGF-basic, EGF; downregulated by vitamin D3 or DMN; labile at pH2
Gene ID
3458 View all products for this Gene ID
UniProt
View information about IFN-gamma on UniProt.org

Related FAQs

How many biotin molecules are per antibody structure?
We don't routinely measure the number of biotins with our antibody products but the number of biotin molecules range from 3-6 molecules per antibody.
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