Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
Macrophage colony-stimulating factor 1; CSF-1; MCSF; M-CSF; Lanimostim; Processed macrophage colony-stimulating factor 1
Macrophage Colony Stimulating Factor (M-CSF) is produced by various cell types, including fibroblasts, microphages, and endothelial cells. M-CSF is involved in both the development and function of monocytes/microphages. The recombinant M-CSF is a disulfide-linked homodimer composed of two 18.2 kDa subunits of 156 amino acid residues.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
E.coli expressed recombinant mouse M-CSF
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit polyclonal antibody in phosphate-buffered saline (PBS) containing 30% glycerol, 0.5% BSA, and 0.01% thimerosal.
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Western blot analysis (0.5-4 µg/ml). However, the optimal conditions should be determined individually.
Shelf time: 12 months in temp.: -20 deg.C
How to handle this antibody:
The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
This antibody needs to be stored at + 4°C in a fridge short term in a concentrated dilution. Freeze thaw will destroy a percentage in every cycle and should be avoided.
If you buy Antibodies supplied by Biovision they should be stored frozen at - 24°C for long term storage and for short term at + 5°C.