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SAB3700787 Sigma-Aldrich

Anti-Ferret IgA (α-chain specific)-Peroxidase antibody produced in goat

affinity isolated antibody, lyophilized powder

Synonym: HRP

  •  NACRES NA.46

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Properties

Related Categories Alphabetical Index, Antibodies, FB-FJ, Ferret Secondary Antibodies and Conjugates, Peroxidase Labeled Antibodies,
conjugate   peroxidase conjugate
clone   polyclonal
biological source   goat
application(s)   immunohistochemistry: suitable
  indirect ELISA: suitable
  western blot: suitable
species reactivity   ferret
form   lyophilized powder
shipped in   wet ice
storage temp.   2-8°C
antibody form   affinity isolated antibody
Quality Level   100
antibody product type   secondary antibodies

Description

General description

Immunoglobulin A (IgA) belongs to the immunoglobulin family. It is found as two subclasses, that is, IgA1 and IgA2. IgA1 has an extended hinge because of the insertion of a duplicated stretch of amino acids, whereas IgA2 lacks this. IgA exists as a monomer or dimer in the secreted form. Dimeric IgA has a molecular weight of 390kDa. This antibody can form multimers and its polymerization is essential for transport across epithelia. IgA is crucial as the first line of defence. Limited digestion using papain cleaves the antibody into three fragments, two of which are identical and contain the antigen-binding activity. They are known as Fragment antigen binding (Fab) fragments. The third fragment does not possess antigen-binding activity and is known as fragment crystallizable (Fc). It interacts with cells and effector molecules. The heavy and light chains are folded into globular domains. VH, Cα1, Cα2 and Cα3 are the four domains in each heavy chain and VL and CL are the two domains in each light chain. IgA is found in mucus, tears and milk.

Specificity

This product was prepared from monospecific antiserum by immunoaffinity chromatography using Ferret IgA coupled to agarose beads followed by solid phase adsorption(s) to remove any unwanted reactivities. Assay by immunoelectrophoresis resulted in a single precipitin arc against Anti-Peroxidase, Anti-Goat Serum, Ferret IgA and Ferret Serum. Specificity was confirmed by ELISA at less than 1% cross reactivity against other Ferret heavy or light chain isotypes.

Immunogen

Ferret IgA alpha heavy chain

Physical form

Supplied in 0.02 M Potassium Phosphate, 0.15 M Sodium Chloride, pH 7.2 with 10 mg/mL Bovine Serum Albumin (BSA) - Immunoglobulin and Protease free

Reconstitution

Reconstitute with 1.0 mL deionized water (or equivalent).

Disclaimer

Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Physical properties

Antibody format: IgG

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

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Protocols & Articles

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Protocols

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