The antibody reacts with both native and denatured human collagen type II.
Cross Reactivity Percent
Human collagen type II 90%
Human collagen type I, III, IV, V <1%
Human plasma proteins do not interfere with binding to collagen.
Collagen type II extracted and purified from human cartilage.
Anti-Collagen Type II Antibody detects level of Collagen Type II & has been published & validated for use in ELISA, WB, IC, IH.
Indirect immunofluorescence on cryostat sections or cultured cells 1:10-1:20
Western Blot 1:100
Optimal working dilutions must be determined by the end user.
Research Sub Category
Rabbit antiserum passed over agarose sorbents with immobilized human blood plasma proteins and human collagen types I, III, IV and V. Antibody was affinity purified on immobilized human collagen type II.
Product is liquid in 0.15M sodium chloride, 10mM sodium phosphate pH 7.5 with 0.1% mannitol and 0.1% dextran as stabilizers. No preservative.
Storage and Stability
Maintain at 2-8°C for up to 12 months from date of reciept. Remove any nondispersed aggregates by microcentrifugation prior to use.
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