Mouse anti hCG (Holo C3 Epitope) antibody, clone INN-hCG-45 recognizes intact human chononic gonadotropin (holo-hCG), binding to the c3 epitope on hCG. Mouse anti hCG (Holo C3 Epitope) antibody, clone INN-hCG-45 does not recognize the free α or β subunits of human chononic gonadotropin.
- Target Species
- Product Form
- Purified IgG - liquid
- Purified IgM prepared by ion exchange on Protein A
- Buffer Solution
- Phosphate buffered saline
- Preservative Stabilisers
- Human CG
- Approx. Protein Concentrations
- IgG concentration 1 mg/ml
- Store at +4oC for one month or at -20oC for longer.
This product should be stored undiluted. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
- 18 months from date of despatch.
- Entrez Gene
- GO Terms
peptide hormone processing
hormone biosynthetic process
- For research purposes only
This product has been reported to work in the following applications. This information is derived from testing within our laboratories, peer-reviewed publications or personal communications from the originators. Please refer to references indicated for further information. For general protocol recommendations, please visit the antibody protocols page.
Applications of hCG antibody
Where this antibody has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. It is recommended that the user titrates the antibody for use in their own system using appropriate negative/positive controls.
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References for hCG antibody
Madersbacher, S. et al. (1992) Free alpha-subunit, free beta-subunit of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), and intact hCG in sera of healthy individuals and testicular cancer patients.
Clin Chem. 38 (3): 370-6.
Madersbacher, S. et al. (1993) Serum glycoprotein hormones and their free alpha-subunit in a healthy elderly population selected according to the SENIEUR protocol. Analyses with ultrasensitive time resolved fluoroimmunoassays.
Mech Ageing Dev. 71 (3): 223-33.
Zenzmaier, C. et al. (2011) Decreased levels of genuine large free hCG alpha in men presenting with abnormal semen analysis.
Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 9: 114.
Berger, P. et al. (2007) Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) in the male reproductive tract.
Mol Cell Endocrinol. 260-262: 190-6.
Birken, S. et al. (2003) Preparation and characterization of new WHO reference reagents for human chorionic gonadotropin and metabolites.
Clin Chem. 49: 144-54.