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Anti-Human CD146 Antibody, clone OJ79c

Mouse Anti-Human Monoclonal Antibody

  • FC - Anti-Human CD146 Antibody, clone OJ79c  ABD12173
    Published customer image;Mouse anti Human CD146 antibody, clone OJ79c used for the evaluation of CD146 expression on cell lines and compared to binding of porphyrin conjugated antibodies by flow cytometry.Image captionConjugated and unconjugated anti-CD326, anti-CD146 and anti-CD104 were analysed by flow cytometry for binding to CORL23 and LoVo cells [black line, negative control; blue line, unconjugated antibody; red line, immunoconjugates with porphyrin 1 (a) or porphyrin 2 (b)].From: Smith K, Malatesti N, Cauchon N, Hunting D, Lecomte R, van Lier JE, Greenman J, Boyle RW. Mono- and tri-cationic porphyrin-monoclonal antibody conjugates: photodynamic activity and mechanism of action.Immunology. 2011 Feb;132:256-65.
  • FC - Anti-Human CD146 Antibody, clone OJ79c  ABD12173
    Published customer image:Mouse anti Human CD146 antibody, clone OJ79c used for the evaluation of CD146 expression on brain derived cell lines by flow cytometry.Image caption:Brain-derived cell lines express markers for mesenchymal stem cells and pericytes but not for glial or neuronal precursors. (A) Representative histogram of flow cytometry analysis of cortical line and (B) ventricular zone line. Progenitors from all donors and both regions highly express MSC (CD90, CD73, CD105, CD29, CD166 and CD49d) and pericyte markers (CD140b/PDGFR-β, RGS5, CD146, Nestin, α-SMA and NG2). They do not express hematopoietic , endothelial (CD31, CD34), microglial (CD14, CD11), glial or neuronal precursor cell markers (GFAP, O4) or myofibroblast markers , (green = isotype, red = respective marker).From: Paul G, Özen I, Christophersen NS, Reinbothe T, Bengzon J, et al. The Adult Human Brain Harbors Multipotent Perivascular Mesenchymal Stem Cells.PLoS ONE 7(4): e35577.
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 P43121
Reactivity Human
Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype IgG1
Clone Names OJ79c
Calculated MW 71607 Da
Additional Information
Other Species Pig
Purification Purified IgG prepared by affinity chromatography on Protein A from tissue culture supernatant
Immunogen Recombinant human MUC18 (D1-D5) Fc protein.
Shelf Life 18 months from date of despatch.
Gene ID 4162
Other Names Cell surface glycoprotein MUC18, Cell surface glycoprotein P1H12, Melanoma cell adhesion molecule, Melanoma-associated antigen A32, Melanoma-associated antigen MUC18, S-endo 1 endothelial-associated antigen, CD146, MCAM, MUC18
Target/Specificity Mouse anti-Human CD146 antibody, clone OJ79c recognizes human Cell surface glycoprotein MUC18, also known as CD146, Cell surface glycoprotein P1H12, Melanoma cell adhesion molecule or S-endo 1 endothelial-associated antigen. CD146 is a 646 amino acid single pass type 1 transmembrane glycoprotein with a calculated molecular mass of ~72 kDa. However due to extensive N-linked glycosylation CD146 migrates in polyacrylamide gels with an apparent molecular mass of ~:118 kDa. CD146 is a member of the immunoglobulin superfamily bearing 2 V-type Ig-like and 3 C-type Ig-like domains. CD146 is expressed by all endothelial cells and by melanoma cells and appears to act as an adhesion molecule (UniProt: P43121). Expression in melanoma may be linked to tumor progression (Lehmannet al.1989).Mouse anti-Human CD146 antibody, clone OJ79c is highly expressed on pericytes and has been utilized for the identification of perivascular mesenchymal precursor cells from cardiac muscle using flow cytometry (Chenet al.2014).
Preservative & Stabilisers 0.09% Sodium Azide
Storage Store at +4℃ or at -20 ℃.
PrecautionsAnti-Human CD146 Antibody, clone OJ79c is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
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1. Paul, G. et al. (2012) The adult human brain harbors multipotent perivascular mesenchymal stem cells.
PLoS One. 7: e35577. 2. Crisan, M. et al. (2008) A perivascular origin for mesenchymal stem cells in multiple human organs.
Cell Stem Cell. 3: 301-13. 3. Iohara, K. et al. (2008) A novel stem cell source for vasculogenesis in ischemia: subfraction of side population cells from dental pulp.
Stem Cells. 26: 2408-2418. 4. Park, T.S. et al. (2010) Placental Perivascular Cells for Human Muscle Regeneration.
Stem Cells Dev. 20: 451-63. 5. Smith, K. et al. (2011) Mono- and tri-cationic porphyrin-monoclonal antibody conjugates: photodynamic activity and mechanism of action.
Immunology. 132: 256-65. 6. James, A.W. et al. (2012) Perivascular stem cells: a prospectively purified mesenchymal stem cell population for bone tissue engineering.
Stem Cells Transl Med. 1 (6): 510-9. 7. Wassmer, S.C. et al. (2011) Vascular endothelial cells cultured from patients with cerebral or uncomplicated malaria exhibit differential reactivity to TNF.
Cell Microbiol. 13: 198-209. 8. Lee, J.H. et al. (2012) Generation of osteogenic construct using periosteal-derived osteoblasts and polydioxanone/pluronic F127 scaffold with periosteal-derived CD146 positive endothelial-like cells.
J Biomed Mater Res A.101: 942-53. 9. Boneberg, E.M. et al. (2009) Soluble CD146 is generated by ectodomain shedding of membrane CD146 in a calcium-induced, matrix metalloprotease-dependent process.
Microvasc Res. 78: 325-31. 10. Murakami, M. et al. (2012) Identification of novel function of vimentin for quality standard for regenerated pulp tissue.
J Endod. 38: 920-6. 11. Nielsen, C.T. et al. (2011) Distinct features of circulating microparticles and their relationship to clinical manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus.
Arthritis Rheum. 63: 3067-77. 12. Zhang, Y. et al. (2009) The Impact of Proliferative Potential of Umbilical Cord–Derived Endothelial Progenitor Cells and Hypoxia on Vascular Tubule Formation In Vitro.
Stem Cells Dev. 18: 359-75. 13. Iversen, L.V. et al. (2013) A heparin-based method for flow cytometric analysis of microparticles directly from platelet-poor plasma in calcium containing buffer.
J Immunol Methods. 388 (1-2): 49-59. 14. Meireles, A.L. et al. (2011) Increased levels of circulating endothelial progenitor cells in human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I carriers.
Arch Med Res. 42: 34-7. 15. Iversen, L.V. et al. (2013) Circulating microparticles and plasma levels of soluble E- and P-selectins in patients with systemic sclerosis.
Scand J Rheumatol. 42 (6): 473-82. 16. Murakami, M. et al. (2013) The use of granulocyte-colony stimulating factor induced mobilization for isolation of dental pulp stem cells with high regenerative potential.
Biomaterials. pii: S0142-9612(13)00942-3. 17. Ruetze, M. et al. (2013) A novel niche for skin derived precursors in non-follicular skin.
J Dermatol Sci. 69: 132-9. 18. Dokić, J. et al. (2013) Mesenchymal stem cells from periapical lesions modulate differentiation and functional properties of monocyte-derived dendritic cells.
Eur J Immunol. 43: 1862-72. 19. Chen, W.C. et al. (2015) Human myocardial pericytes: multipotent mesodermal precursors exhibiting cardiac specificity.
Stem Cells. 33 (2): 557-73. 20. Iversen, L.V. et al. (2015) Cross-sectional study of soluble selectins, fractions of circulating microparticles and their relationship to lung and skin involvement in systemic sclerosis.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 16: 191.1. Kuzu, I. et al. (1993) Expression of adhesion molecules on the endothelium of normal tissue vessels and vascular tumors.
Lab Invest. 69 (3): 322-8.2. Piriou-Guzylack, L. (2008) Membrane markers of the immune cells in swine: an update.
Vet Res. 39: 54.

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