- N2B2 (See other available formats)
- Regulatory Status
- Other Names
- TNFSF10, TNF-related apoptosis inducing ligand, Apo-2 ligand, Apo-2L, CD253
- Rat IgG2a, κ
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- Product Citations
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CD253 is a 40 kD TNF superfamily member known as TRAIL, Apo-2 ligand, and Apo-2L. TRAIL is expressed on a variety of cells, including IL-2 and IL-15 activated NK cells and activated T cells. However, it is undetectable on resting T and B cells. TRAIL has been reported to induce apoptosis in tumor and transformed cell lines by a caspase-dependent process. The N2B2 antibody has been reported to be useful for flow cytometric staining and blocking NK cell cytotoxicity in vitro.Product Details
- Antibody Type
- Host Species
- Mouse TRAIL-transfected 2PK-3 cells
- Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide.
- The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography, and conjugated with biotin under optimal conditions.
- 0.5 mg/ml
- Storage & Handling
- The antibody solution should be stored undiluted between 2°C and 8°C. Do not freeze.
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 106 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 NK cell cytotoxicity1,2. The LEAF™ purified antibody (Endotoxin <0.1 EU/µg, Azide-Free, 0.2 µm filtered) is recommended for functional assays (Cat. No. 109308).
(PubMed link indicates BioLegend citation)
- Kayagaki N, et al. 1999. J. Immunol. 163:1906. (Block)
- Sato K, et al. 2005. J. Immunol. 174:4025. (Block)
- Joshi PS, et al. 2006. J. Leukocyte Biol. 80:1345.
- Herold S, et al. 2008. J. Exp. Med. 205:3065. PubMed
- Iannello A, et al. 2009. J. Virol. 83:5999. PubMed
- Komatsu M, et al. 2003. Blood 101:3991. (Block)
- Taieb J, et al. 2006. Nature Med. 12:214. (Block)
- Gonzaga R, et al. 2011. J. Immunol. 187:6235. PubMed.
- Product Citations
AB_345271 (BioLegend Cat. No. 109303)
- TNF ligand superfamily member, approximately 40 kD
Widespread, highest expression in spleen, lung, prostate; NK, monocytes, neutrophils, activated T cells
- Induces apoptosis in tumorigenic and transformed cell lines, involved in T cell mediated cytotoxicity
- TRAIL receptor DR5
- Cell Type
- Monocytes, Neutrophils, NK cells, T cells
- Biology Area
- Molecular Family
- CD Molecules
- Antigen References
1. Kayagaki N, et al. 1999. J. Immunol. 163:1906.
2. Wiley SR, et al. 1995. Immunity. 3:673.
3. Wu GS, et al. 1999. Cancer Res. 59:2770.
4. Mariani SM, et al. 1998. Eur. J. Immunol. 28:973.
- Gene ID
- 22035 View all products for this Gene ID
- View information about CD253 on UniProt.org
- 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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