Mouse anti Human melanocyte cell surface antigen antibody, clone 3C3 recognises a cell surface antigen expressed exclusively by human melanocytes and pigmented human tumours.
- Target Species
- Product Form
- Purified IgG - liquid
- Purified IgG prepared by affinity chromatography on Protein A
- Buffer Solution
- Phosphate buffered saline
- Preservative Stabilisers
- <0.1% Sodium Azide (NaN3)
- Human KW-mel(2.1) melanoma cells.
- Approx. Protein Concentrations
- 1.0 mg/ml
- This product is shipped at ambient temperature. It is recommended to aliquot and store at -20°C on receipt. When thawed, aliquot the sample as needed. Keep aliquots at 2-8°C for short term use (up to 4 weeks) and store the remaining aliquots at -20°C.
Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
- 12 months from date of despatch
- 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 Melanocyte Cell Surface Antigen antibody
|Immunohistology - Frozen
Where this product has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrates the product for use in their own system using the appropriate negative/positive controls.
- Histology Positive Control Tissue
- Human melanocytes
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Secondary Antibodies Available
Product Specific References
References for Melanocyte Cell Surface Antigen antibody
Nguyen, V.T. et al. (2001) Programmed cell death of keratinocytes culminates in apoptotic secretion of a humectant upon secretagogue action of acetylcholine.
J Cell Sci. 114 (Pt 6): 1189-204.
Randall, V.A. et al. (2008) Stem cell factor/c-Kit signalling in normal and androgenetic alopecia hair follicles.
J Endocrinol. 197 (1): 11-23.
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