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Anti-Human CD158b Antibody, clone GL183

Mouse Anti-Human Monoclonal Antibody

Product Information
  • Applications Legend:
  • WB=Western Blot
  • IHC=Immunohistochemistry
  • IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin-embedded Sections)
  • IHC-F=Immunohistochemistry (Frozen Sections)
  • IF=Immunofluorescence
  • FC=Flow Cytopmetry
  • IC=Immunochemistry
  • ICC=Immunocytochemistry
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
Primary Accession P43628
Reactivity Human
Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype IgG1
Clone Names GL183
Calculated MW 37886 Da
Additional Information
Immunogen NK cell clone E57 (Morettaet al.1985).
Shelf Life 18 months from date of despatch.
Gene ID 3804
Other Names Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptor 2DL3, CD158 antigen-like family member B2, KIR-023GB, Killer inhibitory receptor cl 2-3, MHC class I NK cell receptor, NKAT2a, NKAT2b, Natural killer-associated transcript 2, NKAT-2, p58 natural killer cell receptor clone CL-6, p58 NK receptor CL-6, p58.2 MHC class-I-specific NK receptor, CD158b2, KIR2DL3, CD158B2, KIRCL23, NKAT2
Target/Specificity Mouse anti-Human CD158b antibody, clone GL183 recognizes human Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptor 2DL3, also known as CD158b, KIR-023GB, MHC class I NK cell receptor, p58 natural killer cell receptor clone CL-6 or Natural killer-associated transcript 2. CD158b is a 341 amino acid, ~58 kDa single pass type-1 transmembrane glycoprotein containing two Ig-like C2-type domains. expressed by a subset of NK cells.This antibody also recognises a 50kDa molecule in some NK clones, which is highly homologous to p58.2 in the extracellular domain, but has a shorter cytoplasmic tail (Morettaet al.1985). Both molecules are members of the newly described natural killer cell receptor family.CD158b functions as a receptor specific for HLA Class I molecules, including Cw3 and related HLA-C alleles. Mouse anti-Human CD158b antibody, clone GL183 can restore the lysis by human NK clones of otherwise lysis protected targets expressing Cw3.
Preservative & Stabilisers 0.09% Sodium Azide
Storage Store at +4℃ or at -20 ℃.
PrecautionsAnti-Human CD158b Antibody, clone GL183 is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
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1. Moretta, A. et al. (1990) A novel surface antigen expressed by a subset of human CD3- CD16+ natural killer cells. Role in cell activation and regulation of cytolytic function.
J Exp Med. 171 (3): 695-714. 2. Moretta, A. et al. (1993) P58 molecules as putative receptors for major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class I molecules in human natural killer (NK) cells. Anti-p58 antibodies reconstitute lysis of MHC class I-protected cells in NK clones displaying different specificities.
J Exp Med. 178 (2): 597-604. 3. Moretta, A. et al. (1995) Existence of both inhibitory (p58) and activatory (p50) receptors for HLA-C molecules in human natural killer cells.
J Exp Med. 182 (3): 875-84. 4. Pridgeon, C. et al. (2003) Natural killer cells in the synovial fluid of rheumatoid arthritis patients exhibit a CD56bright,CD94bright,CD158negative phenotype.
Rheumatology (Oxford). 42 (7): 870-8. 5. Marget, M. et al. (2005) A HLA-Cw6 specific single-chain antibody fragment (scFv) recognizing a natural killer cell receptor epitope
Mol Immunol. 42: 643-9. 6. Poggi, A. et al. (2005) Regulation of gammadelta T cell survival by soluble HLA-I: involvement of CD8 and activating killer Ig-like receptors.
Eur J Immunol. 35: 2670-8. 7. Borhis, G. et al. (2013) A peptide antagonist disrupts NK cell inhibitory synapse formation.
J Immunol. 190 (6): 2924-30. 8. Poggi, A. et al. (2005) Patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria have a high frequency of peripheral-blood T cells expressing activating isoforms of inhibiting superfamily receptors.
Blood. 106: 2399-408. 9. Valés-Gómez, M. et al. (2003) Expression of the UL16 glycoprotein of Human Cytomegalovirus protects the virus-infected cell from attack by natural killer cells.
BMC Immunol. 4:4. 10. Spaggiari, G.M. et al. (2002) Soluble HLA class I molecules induce natural killer cell apoptosis through the engagement of CD8: evidence for a negative regulation exerted by members of the inhibitory receptor superfamily.
Blood. 99: 1706-14. 11. Warren, H.S. et al. (2001) Biphasic response of NK cells expressing both activating and inhibitory killer Ig-like receptors.
Int Immunol. 13: 1043-52. 12. Ghio, M. et al. (2009) Soluble HLA-I-mediated secretion of TGF-beta1 by human NK cells and consequent down-regulation of anti-tumor cytolytic activity.
Eur J Immunol. 39: 3459-68. 13. Spaggiari, G.M. et al. (2003) IFN-gamma production in human NK cells through the engagement of CD8 by soluble or surface HLA class I molecules.
Eur J Immunol. 33: 3049-59. 14. Bachelet, I. et al. (2005) The inhibitory receptor IRp60 (CD300a) is expressed and functional on human mast cells.
J Immunol. 175: 7989-95. 15. Zimmer, J. et al. (1998) Activity and phenotype of natural killer cells in peptide transporter (TAP)-deficient patients (type I bare lymphocyte syndrome).
J Exp Med. 187: 117-22. 16. Castriconi, R,. et al. (2009) NK cells recognize and kill human glioblastoma cells with stem cell-like properties.
J Immunol. 182: 3530-9.

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