Ultra-LEAF™ Purified anti-human IL-12/IL-23 p40 (monomer, dimer, heterodimer) Antibody

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Clone
C8.6 (See other available formats)
Other Names
Interleukin-12 p40, Interleukin-23 p40, Cytotoxic lymphocyte maturation factor (CLMF), Natural killer cell stimulatory factor (NKSF), CTL maturation factor (TcMF), T-cell stimulating factor (TSF)
Isotype
Mouse IgG1, κ
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Description

The C8.6 antibody reacts with human IL-12 p40 subunit of the IL-12 p70 heterodimer and IL-23 p40 subunit of the IL-23 p19/p40, as well as p40 monomer and homodimer. The C8.6 antibody has been reported to strongly inhibit different biological activities of IL-12, (e.g., IFN-gamma induction, mitogenic effects on PHA blasts, and enhancement of NK cell-mediated cytotoxicity). The C8.6 antibody can neutralize the bioactivity of natural or recombinant IL-12.

Product Details
Technical data sheet

Product Details

Reactivity
Human, IL-12/IL-23 p40 subunit (monomer, homodimer and heterodimer IL-12 p35/p40 or IL-23 p19/p40)
Antibody Type
Monoclonal
Host Species
Mouse
Immunogen
COS-expressed p40 subunit of human IL-12
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
1.0 mg/ml
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

ELISA-C - Quality tested
ICFC, IP, Neut, WB - Reported in the literature

Recommended Usage

Each lot of this antibody is quality control tested by ELISA assay. For ELISA Capture applications, a concentration range of 1.0 - 8.0 µg/mL is recommended. It is recommended that the reagent be titrated for optimal performance for each application.

Application Notes

Neutralization1,2,3: The LEAF™Purified antibody (Endotoxin <0.1 EU/μg, Azide-Free, 0.2 μm filtered) is recommended for neutralization of human IL-12 bioactivity (Cat. No. 508804).

Application References

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  1. D'Andrea A, et al. 1992. J. Exp. Med. 176:1387.
  2. Goodier M, et al. 2000. J. Immunol. 165:139.
  3. Aragane Y, et al. 1994. J. Immunol. 153:5366.

Antigen Details

Structure
Cytokine; monomer, heterodimer (p40:p35 or p40:p19) or homodimer (p40:p40)
Bioactivity
IL-12 p70 (p40:p35) induces IFN-γ, TNF-a production in T and NK cells; costimulation of PBL proliferation; proliferation/differentiation of TH1 T lymphocytes. IL-23 (p40:p19) induces proliferation and production of IFN-γ by human me
Cell Sources
Dendritic cells, monocytes/macrophages, B cells, T cells
Cell Targets
T cells, NK cells, PBL
Receptors
IL-12Rβ1 binds p40; dimeric with IL-12Rβ2 binds p35
Biology Area
Immunology, Innate Immunity
Molecular Family
Cytokines/Chemokines
Antigen References

1. Fitzgerald K, et al. Eds. 2001. The Cytokine FactsBook. Academic Press, San Diego.
2. Quesniaux V. 1992. Research Immunol. 143:385.
3. Trinchieri G, et al. 1992 Prog. Growth Factor Res. 4:355.
4. Trinchieri G, et al. 1993 Immunol. Today. 14:335.
5. Oppmann B, et al. 2000 Immunity. 13:715.
6. Aggarwal S, et al. 2003 J. Biol. Chem. 278:1910.
7. Parham C, et al. 2002 J. Immunol. 168:5699.
8. Belladonna ML, et al. 2002 J. Immunol. 168:5448.
9. Lankford CS, et al. 2003 J. Leukoc. Biol. 73:49.

Regulation
Downregulated by IL-10; homodimeric p40 antagonistic to functional p70 heterodimer; p40 monomer has no function; p40 subunit in common with IL-23
Gene ID
3593 View all products for this Gene ID
UniProt
View information about IL-12 p40 on UniProt.org

Related FAQs

Does BioLegend test each LEAF™ antibody by functional assay?

No, BioLegend does not test 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.

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 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 LEAF™/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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