APC anti-human CD8a Antibody

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Clone
RPA-T8 (See other available formats)
Regulatory Status
RUO
Workshop
IV T171
Other Names
T8, Leu2
Isotype
Mouse IgG1, κ
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RPA-T8_APC_060807
Human peripheral blood lymphocytes stained with RPA-T8 APC
  • RPA-T8_APC_060807
    Human peripheral blood lymphocytes stained with RPA-T8 APC
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Description

CD8a is a 32-34 kD type I glycoprotein. It forms a homodimer (CD8a/a) or heterodimer (CD8a/b) with CD8b. CD8, also known as T8 and Leu2, is a member of the immunoglobulin superfamily found on the majority of thymocytes, a subset of peripheral blood T cells, and NK cells (which express almost exclusively CD8a homodimers). CD8 acts as a co-receptor with MHC class I-restricted T cell receptors in antigen recognition and T cell activation, and has been shown to play a role in thymic differentiation. Two domains in CD8a are important for function: the extracellular IgSF domain binds the α3 domain of MHC class I and the cytoplasmic CXCP motif binds the tyrosine kinase p56 Lck.

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Technical Data Sheet (pdf)

Product Details

Verified Reactivity
Human, Cynomolgus, Rhesus
Reported Reactivity
Chimpanzee, Baboon, Pigtailed Macaque, Sooty Mangabey
Antibody Type
Monoclonal
Host Species
Mouse
Formulation
Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide and BSA (origin USA)
Preparation
The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography, and conjugated with APC under optimal conditions.
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
Red Laser (633 nm)
Application Notes

The RPA-T8 antibody does not block the binding of HIT8a antibody to CD8a. Additional reported applications of this antibody (for the relevant formats) include: immunohistochemical staining of paraformaldehyde-fixed frozen sections3 and costimulation of T cell responses4. This clone was tested in-house and does not work on formalin fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue. The Ultra-LEAF™ purified antibody (Endotoxin <0.1 EU/µg, Azide-Free, 0.2 µm filtered) is recommended for functional assays (Cat. Nos. 301073 & 301074).

Application References

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  1. Knapp W, et al. Eds. 1989. Leucocyte Typing IV. Oxford University Press. New York.
  2. Schlossman S, et al. Eds. 1995. Leucocyte Typing V. Oxford University Press. New York.
  3. Mack CL, et al. 2004. Pediatr. Res. 56:79. (IHC)
  4. Magidovich E, et al. 2007. P. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104:13022.
  5. Thakarl D, et al. 2008.J. immunol. 180:7431. PubMed
  6. Kmieciak M, et al. 2009. J. Transl. Med. 7:89. (FC) PubMed
  7. Thakral D, et al. 2008. J. Immunol. 180:7431. (FC) PubMed
  8. Yoshino N, et al. 2000. Exp. Anim. (Tokyo) 49:97. (FC)
  9. Rout N, et al. 2010. PLoS One 5:e9787. (FC)
  10. Stoeckius M, et al. 2017. Nat. Methods. 14:865. (PG)
Product Citations
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  6. Frazzette N, et al. 2020. NPJ Precis Oncol. 4:13. PubMed
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RRID
AB_314132 (BioLegend Cat. No. 301014)
AB_2562054 (BioLegend Cat. No. 301049)

Antigen Details

Structure
Ig superfamily, homodimer or heterodimer with CD8β, 32-34 kD
Distribution

Majority of thymocytes, T cell subset, NK cells

Function
MHC class I co-receptor, thymic differentiation, T cell activation
Ligand/Receptor
MHC Class I molecules
Cell Type
Dendritic cells, NK cells, T cells, Thymocytes, Tregs
Biology Area
Immunology
Molecular Family
CD Molecules
Antigen References

1. Barclay N, et al. 1993. The Leucocyte Antigen FactsBook. Academic Press Inc. San Diego.

Gene ID
925 View all products for this Gene ID
UniProt
View information about CD8alpha on UniProt.org

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PE anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
PE/Cyanine5 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
PE/Cyanine7 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Purified anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC,CyTOF®,Costim,IHC
Alexa Fluor® 488 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Alexa Fluor® 647 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Pacific Blue™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Alexa Fluor® 700 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
PerCP anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
PerCP/Cyanine5.5 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Brilliant Violet 421™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC,ICC
Brilliant Violet 570™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Brilliant Violet 605™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Brilliant Violet 650™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Brilliant Violet 711™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Brilliant Violet 785™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Brilliant Violet 510™ anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Purified anti-human CD8a (Maxpar® Ready) RPA-T8 FC,CyTOF®
Alexa Fluor® 594 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 ICC,FC
PE/Dazzle™ 594 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
APC/Fire™ 750 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
TotalSeq™-A0080 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 PG
TotalSeq™-B0080 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 PG
TotalSeq™-C0080 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 PG
Ultra-LEAF™ Purified anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC,CyTOF®,Costim,IHC
Spark Violet™ 423 anti-human CD8a Antibody RPA-T8 FC
Spark Red™ 718 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
Spark PLUS UV™ 395 anti-human CD8a RPA-T8 FC
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