IgA antibody | MARA-1

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Mouse anti Rat IgA Heavy Chain:Biotin

Mouse anti Rat IgA Heavy Chain:FITC

Mouse anti Rat IgA Heavy Chain

Product Type
Monoclonal Antibody
Clone
MARA-1
Isotype
IgG1
Product CodeApplicationsDatasheetMSDSPack SizeList PriceQuantity
MCA191B E 0.5 mg
MCA191F F 0.5 mg
MCA191 C E IF 0.25 mg
Mouse anti Rat IgA Heavy Chain antibody, clone MARA-1 recognizes the alpha heavy chain of rat immunoglobulin. Mouse anti Rat IgA Heavy Chain antibody, clone MARA-1 shows no cross-reactivity with other rat immunoglobulin classes.

Product Details

Target Species
Rat
Product Form
Purified IgG conjugated to Biotin - liquid
Product Form
Purified IgG conjugated to Fluorescein Isothiocyanate Isomer 1 (FITC) - liquid
Product Form
Purified IgG - liquid
Preparation
Purified IgG prepared by affinity chromatography from tissue culture supernatant
Preparation
Purified IgG prepared by affinity chromatography from tissue culture supernatant
Preparation
Purified IgG prepared by affinity chromatography from tissue culture supernatant
Buffer Solution
Phosphate buffered saline
Buffer Solution
Phosphate buffered saline
Buffer Solution
Phosphate buffered saline
Preservative Stabilisers
0.1%Sodium Azide
50%Glycerol
Preservative Stabilisers
0.1%Sodium Azide
50%Glycerol
Preservative Stabilisers
0.1% sodium azide
Immunogen
Purified IR1060 IgA rat myeloma protein.
Approx. Protein Concentrations
IgG concentration 1.0 mg/ml
Approx. Protein Concentrations
IgG concentration 1 mg/ml
Approx. Protein Concentrations
IgG concentration 1 mg/ml
Fusion Partners
Spleen cells from immunised BALB/c mice were fused with cells of the mouse SP2/0 myeloma cell line.

Storage Information

Storage
Store at +4oC or at -20oC if preferred.

This product should be stored undiluted.

Storage in frost free freezers is not recommended. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
Storage
Store at +4oC or at -20oC if preferred.

This product should be stored undiluted.

Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended. This product is photosensitive and should be protected from light.

Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
Storage
Store at +4oC or at -20oC if preferred.

This product should be stored undiluted.

Storage in frost free freezers is not recommended. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
Shelf Life
18 months from date of despatch.
Shelf Life
18 months from date of despatch.
Shelf Life
18 months from date of despatch.

More Information

Regulatory
For research purposes only

Applications of IgA antibody

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.
Application Name Verified Min Dilution Max Dilution
ELISA 500ng/ml
Flow Cytometry 5ug/ml
ELISA 5ug/ml as coating antibody
Immunofluorescence
Immunohistology - Frozen
Where this antibody 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 antibody for use in their own system using appropriate negative/positive controls.
Where this antibody 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 antibody for use in their own system using appropriate negative/positive controls.
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 appropriate negative/positive controls.
Flow Cytometry
Use 50ul of the suggested working dilution to label 106 cells in 100ul.
ELISA
Mouse anti Rat IgA Heavy Chain antibody, clone MARA-1 may be used as a coating antibody in a sandwich ELISA in combination with Mouse anti Rat κ/λ antibody, clone MARK-1/MARL-15 (MCA1296P) as detection reagent and purified rat IgA (PRP01) as antigen..

Secondary Antibodies Available

Description Product Code Pack Size Applications List Price Quantity
Human anti Mouse IgG1:HRP HCA036P 0.1 mg E
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):Alk. Phos. (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117A 0.5 mg E WB
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):DyLight®488 (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117D488GA 0.1 mg F IF
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):DyLight®549 (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117D549GA 0.1 mg F IF WB
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):DyLight®649 (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117D649GA 0.1 mg F IF
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):DyLight®680 (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117D680GA 0.1 mg F WB
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):DyLight®800 (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117D800GA 0.1 mg F IF WB
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):FITC (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117F 0.5 mg F
Goat anti Mouse IgG (H/L):HRP (Multi Species Adsorbed) STAR117P 0.5 mg E WB
Goat anti Mouse IgG (Fc):FITC STAR120F 1 mg C F
Goat anti Mouse IgG (Fc):HRP STAR120P 1 mg E WB
Rabbit F(ab')2 anti Mouse IgG:RPE STAR12A 1 ml F
Rabbit F(ab')2 anti Mouse IgG:HRP (Human Adsorbed) STAR13B 1 mg C E P RE WB
Goat anti Mouse IgG:FITC (Rat Adsorbed) STAR70 0.5 mg F
Goat anti Mouse IgG:RPE (Rat Adsorbed) STAR76 1 ml F
Goat anti Mouse IgG:HRP (Rat Adsorbed) STAR77 0.5 mg C E P
Goat anti Mouse IgG/A/M:Alk. Phos. STAR87A 1 mg C E WB
Goat anti Mouse IgG/A/M:HRP (Human Adsorbed) STAR87P 1 mg E
Rabbit F(ab')2 anti Mouse IgG:Dylight®800 STAR8D800GA 0.1 mg F IF WB
Rabbit F(ab')2 anti Mouse IgG:FITC STAR9B 1 mg F

Negative Isotype Controls Available

Description Product Code Pack Size Applications List Price Quantity
Mouse IgG1 Negative Control:FITC MCA1209F 0.1 mg F

Application Based External Images

Flow Cytometry

Immunofluorescence

Immunohistology - Frozen

Product Specific References

References for IgA antibody

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  12. Nayak, B.N. et al. (2009) Energy-restricted diets result in higher numbers of CD4+, CD8+, immunoglobulins (A, M, and G), and CD45RA cells in spleen and CD4+, immunoglobulin A, and CD45RA cells in colonic lamina propria of rats.
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  13. Komura, M. et al. (2014) A short-term ingestion of fructo-oligosaccharides increases immunoglobulin A and mucin concentrations in the rat cecum, but the effects are attenuated with the prolonged ingestion.
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  14. Ito, H. et al. (2011) Degree of polymerization of inulin-type fructans differentially affects number of lactic acid bacteria, intestinal immune functions, and immunoglobulin A secretion in the rat cecum.
    J Agric Food Chem. 59: 5771-8.