Anti-CD4 Mouse Monoclonal Antibody [clone: RPA-T4]

Lieferant: Tonbo Biosciences

70-0049-U100EA 30.6 EUR
70-0049-U100
Anti-CD4 Mouse Monoclonal Antibody [clone: RPA-T4]
Antikörper
The RPA-T4 antibody reacts with human CD4, a 59 kDa protein which acts as a co-receptor for the T cell receptor (TCR) in its interaction with MHC Class II molecules on antigen-presenting cells. The extracellular domain of CD4 binds to the beta-2 domain of MHC Class II, while its cytoplasmic tail provides a binding site for the tyrosine kinase lck, facilitating the signaling cascade that initiates T cell activation. CD4, and co-receptors CCR5 and CXCR4, may also be utilized by HIV-1 to enter T cells. Human CD4 is typically expressed on thymocytes, some mature T cell populations such as Th17 and T regulatory (Treg) cells, as well as on dendritic cells.

The RPA-T4 antibody is widely used as a phenotypic marker for human CD4 expression, and is cross-reactive with Chimpanzee CD4. This antibody recognizes a different epitope, and thus does not block binding, of the alternative Anti-Human CD4 antibody clone OKT4 (Reinherz EL, et al. 1979. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 76:4061-4065).

Type: Primary
Antigen: CD4 (CD4 molecule)
Clonality: monoclonal
Clone: RPA-T4
Conjugation: unconjugated
Epitope:
Host: Mouse
Isotype: IgG1 Kappa
Reactivity:
Bestellen

Learn more

About VWR

Avantor is a vertically integrated, global supplier of discovery-to-delivery solutions for...

Mehr About VWR