Anti-BG-6 Antibody (Previously Covance catalog# SIG-3315)

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T218 (See other available formats)
Regulatory Status
Signet Catalog# 315-01
Covance Catalog# SIG-3315
Mouse IgM
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Staining of BG-6, T218 on formalin fixed paraffin embedded human antrum tissue.
  • T218_Purified_BG-6_Antibody_IHC_032615
    Staining of BG-6, T218 on formalin fixed paraffin embedded human antrum tissue.
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BG-6, also known as blood group Lewis B, is found in gastrointestinal tumors, colorectal tumors, and pancreatic cancer. It is expressed in colonic epithelial cells. Blood group related antigens include A, B, H, Lewis A, Lewis B, Lewis X, Lewis Y, and precursor type 1 chain group of antigens. These are a group of mucin-type carbohydrate determinants found on erythrocytes, a subset of epithelial cells, and in secretions.

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Technical Data Sheet (pdf)

Product Details

Antibody Type
Host Species
This antibody was developed against the SK-CO-10 colon cancer cell line. It is specific for the Lewis (b)(Type 1 chain).
Ascites (in PBS with BSA + 0.1% NaN3).
The concentration is not quantified as this product is sold as undiluted crude mouse ascites fluid. The concentration might vary from lot-to-lot and an estimated concentration would be 1-3 mg/ml.
Storage & Handling
Store between 2°C and 8°C.

IHC-P - Quality tested

Recommended Usage

Each lot of this antibody is quality control tested by formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded immunohistochemical staining. It is recommended that the reagent be titrated for optimal performance for each application.

The optimal working dilution should be determined for each specific assay condition.
IHC: ≥1:40 for Biotin based detection systems such as USA Ultra Streptavidin Detection (Cat. No. 929501).

Tissue Sections: Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues.
Pretreatment: Not required
Incubation: 20 minutes at room temperature

Application Notes

This antibody is effective in immunohistochemistry (IHC).

Positive tissue (human): Fetal intestine

Application References
  1. Sakamoto J, et al. 1986. Cancer Res. 46:1553.
  2. Cordon-Cardo C, et al. 1986. Int J Cancer. 37:667.
  3. Cordon-Cardo C, et al. 1986. Lab Invest. 55:444.
  4. Lloyd KO. 1987. Am J Clin Path. 87:129.
Product Citations
AB_2565411 (BioLegend Cat. No. 922302)

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