Mouse macrophage inflammatory protein-2 (MIP-2) is a 7.8kD chemokine, also known as CXCL2. MIP-2 is chemotactic for neutrophils and is expressed by macrophages and epidermal langerhans cells.
Purified Recombinant Protein - lyophilised
Reconstitute with 0.2ml distilled water Care should be taken during reconstitution as the protein may appear as a film at the bottom of the vial. Bio-Rad recommend that the vial is gently mixed after reconstitution. For long term storage the addition of 0.1% bovine serum albumin (BSA) is recommended.
Recombinant protein expressed in E. coli.
>98% by SDS PAGE and HPLC analysis
Approx. Protein Concentrations
0.1mg/ml after reconstitution
Protein Molecular Weight
7.8kD (73 amino acid residues)
Reagents In The Kit
Preparing The Antibody
10mM Acetic Acid
Prior to reconstitution store at +4oC. Following reconstitution store at -20oC.
This product should be stored undiluted.
Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the protein. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
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.
Where this protein 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.
PMP55 may be used as a standard for ELISA applications with either AAM48 or AAM48B.
Histology Positive Control Tissue
PMP55 may be used as a positive control for western blotting applications with AAM48 or AAM48B.