Technical Data
037460
KIR2DS3, CT (KIR2DS3, NKAT7, Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptor 2DS3, MHC class I NK cell receptor, Natural killer-associated transcript 7)
Description:
Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIRs) are transmembrane glycoproteins expressed by natural killer cells and subsets of T cells. The KIR genes are polymorphic and highly homologous and they are found in a cluster on chromosome 19q13.4 within the 1 Mb leukocyte receptor complex (LRC). The gene content of the KIR gene cluster varies among haplotypes, although several 'framework' genes are found in all haplotypes (KIR3DL3, KIR3DP1, KIR3DL4, KIR3DL2). The KIR proteins are classified by the number of extracellular immunoglobulin domains (2D or 3D) and by whether they have a long (L) or short (S) cytoplasmic domain. KIR proteins with the long cytoplasmic domain transduce inhibitory signals upon ligand binding via an immune tyrosine-based inhibitory motif (ITIM), while KIR proteins with the short cytoplasmic domain lack the ITIM motif and instead associate with the TYRO protein tyrosine kinase binding protein to transduce activating signals. The ligands for several KIR proteins are subsets of HLA class I molecules; thus, KIR proteins are thought to play an important role in regulation of the immune response.

Applications:
Suitable for use in Western Blot, Immunohistochemistry, Flow Cytometry, ELISA

Recommended Dilution:
ELISA: 1:1,000
Western Blot: 1:100-500
Immunohistochemistry: 1:50-100
Flow Cytometry: 1:10-50

Storage and Stability:
May be stored at 4C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20C. Aliquots are stable for 12 months. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
TypeIsotypeCloneGrade
PabIgGAffinity Purified
SizeStorageShippingSourceHost
200ul-20CBlue IceHumanRabbit
Concentration:
As reported
Immunogen:
KIR2DS3 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 275-304 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human KIR2DS3.
Purity:
Purified by Protein A affinity chromatography.
Form
Supplied as a liquid in PBS, pH 7.2, 0.09% sodium azide.
Specificity:
Human
Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.
Valiante, N.M., et al. Immunity 7(6):739-751(1997)
Bottino, C., et al. Eur. J. Immunol. 26(8):1816-1824(1996)
Dohring, C., et al. Immunogenetics 44(3):227-230(1996)
Wagtmann, N., et al. Immunity 2(5):439-449(1995)