Rat Anti-Mouse IL-13 receptor alpha2

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Cat-Nr.103-M243
Size100 µg
Price250 €
CategoryMonoclonal Antibody
Clone Nr.(#8F16)
IsotypeIgG2
Species ReactivityMouse
Formulationlyophilized
BufferPBS
ReconstitutionReconstitute the antibody with 500 µl sterile PBS and the final concentration is 200 µg/ml.
Stability and StorageLyophilized samples are stable for 2 years from date of receipt when stored at -70°C. Reconstituted antibody can be aliquoted and stored frozen at < -20 °C for at least for six months without detectable loss of activity.
PreparationThis antibody was produced from a hybridoma (mouse myeloma fused with spleen cells from a rat immunized with purified mouse recombinant protein of IL-13R2 extracellular domain. The IgG fraction of the culture supernatant was purified by Protein A/G affinity chromatography.
Antigenrecombinant mouse IL-13R alpha 2 EC domain
ApplicationWB
SynonymsIl13ra2; CD213a2
DescriptionTwo members of the type 5 subfamily of type I cytokine receptors can serve as receptors for IL-13. IL-13 can bind to IL-13 R alpha 1 (CD213a1; previously designated IL-13 R alpha or NR4) with low affinity, then recruits the IL-4 R alpha chain to form a high affinity receptor, causing downstream STAT6 activation. Alternately, IL-13 can bind IL-13 R alpha 2 (CD213a2) with high affinity; this interaction does not cause activation of STAT6, but does induce TGF-beta production. IL-13 R alpha 1 and IL-13 R alpha 2 each have three extracellular fibronectin type III domains, two cytokine receptor homology modules and a WSXWS motif typical of the class I cytokine receptor family, but IL-13 R alpha 2 has a much shorter cytoplasmic tail. IL-13 R subunits can be expressed on monocytes, macrophages, fibroblasts, human B cells, basophils, eosinophils, endothelial cells, and smooth muscle cells.
Uniprot IDO88786
Protein RefSeqNP_032382.1
mRNA RefSeqNM_008356.3

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