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Anti-Collagen Type II Antibody, clone 6B3

clone 6B3, Chemicon®, from mouse

Anti-Anti-ANFH, Anti-Anti-AOM, Anti-Anti-COL11A3, Anti-Anti-SEDC, Anti-Anti-STL1

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Quality Level

항체 형태

purified immunoglobulin

antibody product type

primary antibodies


6B3, monoclonal

species reactivity

chicken, human, salamander, mouse




immunofluorescence: suitable
immunohistochemistry: suitable
western blot: suitable



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배송 상태

wet ice

Gene Information

human ... COL2A1(1280)


In Western blotting (but not ELISA), MAB8887 recognizes both a1(II) and a3(XI) chains which have identical primary structure. In Western blotting, MAB8887 reacts with the TCA fragment of lathyritic type II collagen after digestion with mammalian collagenase. It also reacts with pepsin-digested type II collagen. It will not react with intact Collagen II under traditional conditions.

Its epitope is localized in the triple helix of type II collagen. It shows no cross-reaction with type I or type III collagen. Immunoblotting of CNBr peptides of collagen II shows that MAB8887 reacts with CB11 (25kDa) fragment which is the site of immunogenic and arthritogenic epitopes along the intact type II molecule.

In pepsin solublized collagen II, MAB8887 reacts with a 95-97 kDa fragment, as well as, the native single chain of 120kDa. If propeptides are present, MAB8887 will detect a 200kDa fragment.


Purified type II collagen; obtained from adult chicken sternum by limited pepsinization.


Anti-Collagen Type II Antibody, clone 6B3 is an antibody against Collagen Type II for use in IF, IH & WB.
Research Category
Cell Structure
Research Sub Category
ECM Proteins
Western Blot (Mayne, 1994)

Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/Paraffin): 1-2 μg/mL, 30 minutes at room temperature. Staining of paraffin embedded tissues requires digestion of tissue sections with pepsin at 1mg/mL in Tris HCl, pH 2.0 for 15 minutes at RT or 10 minutes at 37ºC.



Optimal working dilutions must be determined by end user.

표적 설명

120 kDa

물리적 형태

Format: Purified
Protein G Purified
Purified immunoglobulin in 10 mM PBS, pH 7.4 with 0.2% BSA and 0.09% sodium azide.

저장 및 안정성

Maintain at 2–8°C in undiluted aliquots for up to 12 months

분석 메모

Cartilage in lung or fetus

기타 정보

Concentration: Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for the lot-specific concentration.

법적 정보

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Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids



Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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