Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
MIP-2, MIP2, MIP 2, macrophge inhibitory protein-2 , macrophge inhibitory protein 2 , macrophge inhibitory protein
MIP-2 (macrophage inflammatory protein-2) is a 69-amino acid CC chemokine originally cloned from LPS-stimulated rat lung. MIP-2 is induced during acute inflammation in rat models of diseases. It is a potent neutrophil chemotactic factor both in vitro and in vivo.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
E. coli-expressed mature rat MIP-2 (a.a. 1-69)
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) protein A purified rabbit anti-rat MIP-2 polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 50% glycerol, 1% BSA, 0.02% thimerosal.
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Western blot, Neutralization, ELISA
Western blot analysis (0.5-4 µg/ml), immunoprecipitation (4-8 µg/ml), and neutralization. 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.