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Anti-Pig CD18a Antibody, clone PNK-I

Mouse Anti-Pig Monoclonal Antibody

  • FC - Anti-Pig CD18a Antibody, clone PNK-I  ABD12143
    Staining of peripheral blood lymphocytes with Mouse anti Pig CD18a followed by Goat anti Mouse IgG:FITC
  • FC - Anti-Pig CD18a Antibody, clone PNK-I  ABD12143
    Staining of porcine peripheral blood granulocytes with Mouse anti Porcine CD18a
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
FC, IP, Func
Primary Accession P53714
Reactivity Pig
Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype IgG1
Clone Names PNK-I
Calculated MW 84790 Da
Additional Information
Other Species Camel
Purification Purified IgG prepared by affinity chromatography on Protein G from tissue culture supernatant
Immunogen Porcine large granular lymphocytes.
Shelf Life 18 months from date of despatch.
Gene ID 396943
Other Names Integrin beta-2, Cell surface adhesion glycoproteins LFA-1/CR3/p150, 95 subunit beta, Complement receptor C3 subunit beta, CD18, ITGB2, CD18
Target/Specificity Mouse anti-Pig CD18a, clone PNK-I recognizes porcine CD18a. PNK-I was clustered as CD18a at the Second International Workshop to Define Swine Cluster of Differentiation (CD) Antigens (Saalmulleret al.1998). Clone PNK-I immunoprecipitates proteins of ~166 kDa, ~155 kDa and ~95 kDa under non-reducing conditions, specifically recognizing the 95 kDa protein, consistent with the integrin β2 chain (CD18). PNK-I inhibits porcine NK cell activity independent of any effect on antibody dependent cellular cytotoxicity (Dato and Kim 1990).CD18 is a single pass type I transmembrane protein and is expressed on all leukocytes and is involved in a variety of cell functions. CD18 acts as a receptor for several ICAM molecules effecting intercellular adhesion functions, it is also involved in the recognition of a variety of extracellular substrate molecules.CD18 acts as a receptor for a number of leukotoxins produced by fungi and bacteria. Clone PNK-I is able to ameliorate the effects of these leukotoxins by blocking binding of the toxins to the CD18 receptor (Chenet al.2011).
Preservative & Stabilisers 0.09% Sodium Azide
Storage Store at +4℃ or at -20 ℃.
PrecautionsAnti-Pig CD18a Antibody, clone PNK-I is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
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1. Dato, M.E. & Kim, Y.B. et al. (1990) Characterization and utilization of a monoclonal antibody inhibiting porcine natural killer cell activity for isolation of natural killer and killer cells.
J Immunol. 144:4452-4462. 2. Haverson, K. et al. (1999) T-cell populations in the pig intestinal lamina propria: memory cells with unusual phenotypic characteristics.
Immunology 96:66-73. 3. Vanden Bergh, P.G. et al. (2009) Porcine CD18 mediates Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae ApxIII species-specific toxicity.
Vet Res. 40:1-10. 5. Chen, Z.W. et al. (2011) Mechanisms underlying Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae exotoxin ApxI induced expression of IL-1ß, IL-8 and TNF-a in porcine alveolar macrophages.
Vet Res. 42:25. 6. Vanden Bergh, P.G. et al. (2008) Probing of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae ApxIIIA toxin-dependent cytotoxicity towards mammalian peripheral blood mononucleated cells.
BMC Res Notes 1:121. 7. Ebdrup, L. et al. (2008) Dynamic expression of the signal regulatory protein alpha and CD18 on porcine PBMC during acute endotoxaemia.
Scand J Immunol. 68:430-7.8. Piriou-Guzylack, L. (2008) Membrane markers of the immune cells in swine: an update.
Vet Res. 39:54.

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