Technical Data
M4700-01
Mucin
Description:
Mucin is an important tumor-associated marker for adenocarcinomas.

Applications:
Suitable for use in Immunofluorescence Microscopy and Immunohistochemistry. Other applications not tested.

Recommended Dilution:
Immunohistochemistry (Frozen and Paraffin): 1:10-1:40. Recommended dilution buffer is PBS, 1% BSA, 0.1% sodium azide.
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.

Positive Control:
Gastric mucosa of stomach

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
MabIgG15F115Supernatant
SizeStorageShippingSourceHost
1ml-20CBlue IceMouse
Concentration:
Not determined
Immunogen:
Mucin isolated from ovarian mucinous cysts and colonic mucosa. Cellular Localization: cytoplasm
Purity:
Culture supernatant
Form
Supplied as a liquid, 0.09% sodium azide.
Specificity:
Recognizes Mucin. Shows specificity to gastric mucosa, but is also reactive with stomach and colon carcinomas. Most breast carcinomas are negative. Reactive with the g epitope on Mucin M1. Species Crossreactivity: Human, chicken, most mammals (including monkey, feline, porcine, rat, mouse, rabbit, hedgehog). Does not react with bovine.
Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.
1. Bara, J., et al., J. Immunol. Meth. 149: 105-113 (1992). 2. Bara, J., et al., Int. J. Cancer 47: 304-310 (1991).