Anti-Interferon-α Antibody, clone ST126

ascites fluid, clone ST126, Chemicon®

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Quality Level

biological source


antibody form

ascites fluid


ST126, monoclonal

species reactivity


mfr. no.



neutralization: suitable



NCBI accession no.

UniProt accession no.

shipped in

dry ice


Human interferon-alpha sub-species. Distinguishes between sub-species of human alpha-interferon. Can be used to detect interferon oligomers.


Human alpha-interferon


Anti-Interferon-α Antibody, clone ST126 detects level of Interferon-α & has been published & validated for use in NEUT.
Research Sub Category
Cytokines & Cytokine Receptors
Neutralizes anti-viral activity of interferon.

Dilute with buffer pH 7.5 - 8.0 to desired working volumes. Final working dilutions must be determined by end user. For extensive dilution use protein-containing or other stabilizing medium.
Research Category
Inflammation & Immunology

Physical form

Liquid, no preservatives.

Storage and Stability

Maintain at -20°C for up to 12 months.

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Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Monoclonal antibodies that distinguish between subspecies of human interferon-alpha and that detect interferon oligomers.
Shearer, M, et al.
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950), 133, 3096-3101 (1984)
Marlena M Westcott et al.
Journal of virology, 89(15), 7944-7954 (2015-05-23)
Oncolytic viruses (OV) preferentially kill cancer cells due in part to defects in their antiviral responses upon exposure to type I interferons (IFNs). However, IFN responsiveness of some tumor cells confers resistance to OV treatment. The human type I IFNs...

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