PE/Cyanine7 anti-human CD4 Antibody

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Clone
OKT4 (See other available formats)
Regulatory Status
RUO
Workshop
HCDM listed
Other Names
T4
Isotype
Mouse IgG2b, κ
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OKT4_PECy7_060507
Human peripheral blood lymphocytes stained with OKT4 PE/Cyanine7
  • OKT4_PECy7_060507
    Human peripheral blood lymphocytes stained with OKT4 PE/Cyanine7
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317413 25 tests 130,00 CHF
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Description

CD4, also known as T4, is a 55 kD single-chain type I transmembrane glycoprotein expressed on most thymocytes, a subset of T cells, and monocytes/macrophages. CD4, a member of the Ig superfamily, recognizes antigens associated with MHC class II molecules and participates in cell-cell interactions, thymic differentiation, and signal transduction. CD4 acts as a primary receptor for HIV, binding to HIV gp120. CD4 has also been shown to interact with IL-16. 

Product Details
Technical Data Sheet (pdf)

Product Details

Reactivity
Human, Cross-Reactivity: Chimpanzee, Cynomolgus, Rhesus
Antibody Type
Monoclonal
Host Species
Mouse
Immunogen
Human peripheral T cells
Formulation
Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide and 0.2% (w/v) BSA (origin USA).
Preparation
The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography, and conjugated with PE/Cyanine7 under optimal conditions.
Concentration
Lot-specific (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, and protected from prolonged exposure to light. Do not freeze.
Application

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 5 µl per million cells in 100 µl staining volume or 5 µl per 100 µl of whole blood.

Excitation Laser
Blue Laser (488 nm)
Green Laser (532 nm)/Yellow-Green Laser (561 nm)
Application Notes

The OKT4 antibody binds to the D3 domain of CD4 and does not block HIV binding. Additional reported applications (for the relevant formats) include: immunohistochemistry of frozen sections and blocking of T cell activation. This clone was tested in-house and does not work on formalin fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue. The Ultra-LEAF™ purified antibody (Endotoxin < 0.01 EU/µg, Azide-Free, 0.2 µm filtered) is recommended for functional assays (Cat. No. 317453 and 317454).

In a small subset of individuals, the OKT4 clone does not bind to CD4 due to polymorphisms in CD4.

Additional Product Notes
BioLegend is in the process of converting the name PE/Cy7 to PE/Cyanine7. The dye molecule remains the same, so you should expect the same quality and performance from our PE/Cyanine7 products. Please contact Technical Service if you have any questions.
Application References

(PubMed link indicates BioLegend citation)
  1. Knapp W, et al. 1989. Leucocyte Typing IV. Oxford University Press. New York.
  2. Reinherz EL, et al. 1979. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 76:4061.
  3. Kmieciak M, et al. 2009. J. Transl. Med. 7:89. (FC) PubMed
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  5. Rosenzweig M, et al. 2001. J. Med. Primatol. 30:36.
  6. Linder J, et al. 1987. Am. J. Pathol. 127:1.
  7. Boche D, et al. 1999. J. Neurovirol. 5:232. (IHC)
  8. Reinherz EL, et al. 1979. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 76:4061. (Immunogen)
Product Citations
  1. Ellis-Connell AL, et al. 2018. J Virol. 92:e01748. PubMed
  2. Morimoto Y, et al. 2018. Immunity. 49:134. PubMed
  3. Kuranda K, et al. 2018. J Clin Invest. 128:5267. PubMed
  4. Kubo M, et al. 2018. Oncol Rep. 39:417. PubMed
  5. Keskin DB, et al. 2019. Nature. 565:234. PubMed
  6. Swadling L, et al. 2020. Cell Rep. 30:687. PubMed
  7. Spitsin S, et al. 2020. Mol Ther Methods Clin Dev. 17:1088. PubMed
  8. Wang A, et al. 2020. Front Immunol. 1.213194444. PubMed
  9. Zhu Y, et al. 2019. Cell Stem Cell. 25:542. PubMed
  10. Della–Torre E, et al. 2018. Arthritis Rheumatol. 70:1133. PubMed
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  17. Hirata SI, et al. 2020. Allergy. 75:1939. PubMed
  18. Court AC, et al. 2020. EMBO Rep. 21:e48052. PubMed
  19. Delacher M, et al. 2021. Immunity. 54(4):702-720.e17. PubMed
RRID
AB_571958 (BioLegend Cat. No. 317413)
AB_571959 (BioLegend Cat. No. 317414)

Antigen Details

Structure
Ig superfamily, type I transmembrane glycoprotein, 55 kD
Distribution

T cell subset, majority of thymocytes, monocytes/macrophages

Function
MHC class II co-receptor, lymphocyte adhesion, thymic differentiation, HIV receptor
Ligand/Receptor
MHC class II molecules, HIV gp120, IL-16
Cell Type
Macrophages, Monocytes, T cells, Thymocytes, Tregs
Biology Area
Immunology
Molecular Family
CD Molecules
Antigen References

1. Center D, et al. 1996. Immunol. Today 17:476.
2. Gaubin M, et al. 1996. Eur. J. Clin. Chem. Clin. Biochem. 34:723.

Gene ID
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UniProt
View information about CD4 on UniProt.org

Related FAQs

I am unable to see expression of T cell markers such as CD3 and CD4 post activation.
TCR-CD3 complexes on the T-lymphocyte surface are rapidly downregulated upon activation with peptide-MHC complex, superantigen or cross-linking with anti-TCR or anti-CD3 antibodies. PMA/Ionomycin treatment has been shown to downregulate surface CD4 expression. Receptor downregulation is a common biological phenomenon and so make sure that your stimulation treatment is not causing it in your sample type.
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