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Cytokeratin 14 antibody [LL002]

Anti-Cytokeratin 14 antibody [LL002] used in IHC (Paraffin sections) (IHC-P). GTX34631
Anti-Cytokeratin 14 antibody [LL002] used in IHC (Paraffin sections) (IHC-P). GTX34631

Cat No. GTX34631

Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Clone Name LL002
Isotype IgG3
Application ICC/IF, IHC-P
Reactivity Human, Mouse, Rat
APPLICATION

Application Note

*Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the researcher.
Application Dilution
ICC/IF 0.5-1ug/ml
IHC-P 0.5-1ug/ml for 30 minutes at RT

Note :

IHC-P
Boiling tissue sections in 10mM citrate buffer, pH 6.0, for 10-20 min followed by cooling at RT for 20 minutes

Not tested in other applications.

Calculated MW

52 kDa. ( Note )

Specificity/Sensitivity

Cytokeratin 14 (CK14) belongs to the type I (or A or acidic) subfamily of low molecular weight keratins and exists in combination with keratin 5 (type II or B or basic). CK14 is found in basal cells of squamous epithelia, some glandular epithelia, myoepithelium, and mesothelial cells. Anti-CK14 is useful in differentiating squamous cell carcinomas from poorly differentiated epithelial tumors. Anti-CK14 is one of the specific basal markers for distinguishing between basal and non-basal subtypes of breast carcinomas. Anti-CK14 is also a good marker for differentiation of intraductal from invasive salivary duct carcinoma by the positive staining of basal cells surrounding the in-situ neoplasm as well as for differentiation of benign prostate from prostate carcinoma. Furthermore, this antibody has been useful in separating oncocytic tumors of the kidney from its renal mimics, and in identifying metaplastic carcinomas of the breast.
PROPERTIES

Form

Liquid

Buffer

Prepared in 10mM PBS with 0.05% BSA and 0.05% azide.

Storage

Store as concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening vial. For short-term storage (1-2 weeks), store at 4ºC. For long-term storage, aliquot and store at -20ºC or below. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.

Antigen Species

Human

Immunogen

A synthetic peptide of 15 amino acid from the C-terminus of human keratin 14.

Purification

Ab purified from Bioreactor Concentrate by Protein A/G

Conjugation

Unconjugated

Note

For laboratory use only. Not for any clinical, therapeutic, or diagnostic use in humans or animals. Not for animal or human consumption.
TARGET

Synonyms

Keratin 14,Ck14,Ebs3,Ebs4,K14,Nfj,Krt14

Background

This gene encodes a member of the keratin family, the most diverse group of intermediate filaments. This gene product, a type I keratin, is usually found as a heterotetramer with two keratin 5 molecules, a type II keratin. Together they form the cytoskeleton of epithelial cells. Mutations in the genes for these keratins are associated with epidermolysis bullosa simplex. At least one pseudogene has been identified at 17p12-p11. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

Database

Research Area

DATA IMAGES
Anti-Cytokeratin 14 antibody [LL002] used in IHC (Paraffin sections) (IHC-P). GTX34631

GTX34631 IHC-P Image

Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded human Prostate stained with Cytokeratin 14 Monoclonal Antibody (LL002).

Anti-Cytokeratin 14 antibody [LL002] used in IHC (Paraffin sections) (IHC-P). GTX34631

GTX34631 IHC-P Image

Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded prostate stained with Cytokeratin 14 Monoclonal Antibody (LL002).

Package List Price ($)
$ 329