Discontinued_CD15 Granulocytes

TÜ9, Ms, 1 ml RTU

Technische Daten
Reaktivität AK:Human, others not tested.
Format AK:Ready-to-use
Ig Unterklasse:IgM
Immunogen:Cells of an acute myelomonocyte leucaemia
Anwendung AK:IHC(p),IHC(f)
Fixierung:1) NOTOXhisto 2) Formalin
Zelluläre Lokalisation:Cytoplasmic, membranous
Kontrolle:Hodgkin's lymphoma
Lagerung AK:Store at 2 - 8 °C. Do not use after expiration date indicated on the vial.
Synonyme:3-fucosyl-N-acetyl-lactosamine, Lewis x, SSEA-1, sialyl-Lewis X, 3-fucosyl- acetyllactoseamine
Verfügbar in folgenden Ländern:world wide (except US)

TÜ9 belongs to the CD15 group of antibodies and recognizes the epitope 3-fucosyl-N-Acetyl-lactosamine of an antigen which is present on myeloid cells, mainly on granulocytes. TÜ9 is reactive with tumor cells (Hodgkin and Sternberg-Reed cells) in biopsy material from most patients suffering from Hodgkins disease. It is one of the most valuable and reliable markers for Hodgkins disease providing a typical membrane and cytoplasmic „dot-like“ staining in the majority of Sternberg-Reed cells and their variants. This antibody is not expressed by T- cells, B-cells, monocytes, erythrocytes and platelets.


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