Login

Forgot your password?
New User?
Remember me
banner banner

You are here:Home » Antibodies » Abs to Hormones, Steroids » Anti -Chorionic Gonadotropin, Human (hCG)

Anti -Chorionic Gonadotropin, Human (hCG)

Pricing

  For pricing information, USA customers sign in.
  Outside USA? Please contact your distributor for pricing.

Specifications

Clone Host Grade Applications
Monoclonal Mouse Highly Purified E
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) is a glycoprotein which is secreted in large quantities by normal trophoblasts. It is present only in trace amounts in non-pregnant urine and sera, but rises sharply during pregnancy. HCG is composed of two non-identical, non-covalently linked polypeptide chains designated as the a-and b-subunits. The a-subunit of HCG is nearly identical to that of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), and luteinizing hormone (LH). A germ cell tumor which is positive for cytokeratin, placental alkaline phosphatase (PLAP), and HCG but negative for EMA and AFP is probably a choriocarcinoma.
Catalog #C5069-17B
ApplicationsSuitable for use in ELISA. Other applications have not been tested.
Recommended DilutionsOptimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.
Affinity Constant1.1x10e10 L/mole
Storage and StabilityMay be stored at 4°C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20°C. Aliquots are stable for 12 months after receipt. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
Clone TypeMonoclonal
IsotypeIgG1
Clone No8.F.49A
HostMouse
SourceHuman
Concentration~1mg/ml
FormSupplied as a liquid in PBS, pH 7.2, 0.1% sodium azide.
PurityChromatographically purified
ImmunogenHCG affinity purified from pregnancy urine
SpecificityRecognizes human Chorionic Gonadotropin. Typical specificity
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.


External Links