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AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) (Hepatocellular/Germ Cell Tumor Marker) Antibody - With BSA and Azide

Purified Mouse Monoclonal Antibody

  •  -  AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) (Hepatocellular/Germ Cell Tumor Marker) Antibody - With BSA and Azide AH10106
    Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded human fetal liver stained with AFP MAb (C3).
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 P02771
Reactivity Human, Monkey
Predicted Dog, Pig
Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype IgG2a, kappa
Clone Names C3
Calculated MW 70kDa
Additional Information
Gene ID 174
Other Names Alpha-fetoprotein, Alpha-1-fetoprotein, Alpha-fetoglobulin, AFP, HPAFP
Target/Specificity Alpha fetoprotein (AFP) purified from serum of a hepatoma patient
Application Note ELISA : For coating, order Ab without BSA
Flow Cytometry : 0.5-1ug/million cells
Immunofluorescence : 0.5-1.0 µg/ml
Western Blotting : 0.5-1.0 µg/ml
Immunoprecipitation : 0.5-1 µg/500ug protein lysate
Immunohistology (Frozen & Formalin-fixed) : 0.5-1.0 µg/ml for 30 minutes at RT
(No special pretreatment is required for histo-chemical staining of formalin/paraffin tissues.).
Format 0.5 ml at 200ug/ml with BSA and azide
StorageStore at 2 to 8°C.Antibody is stable for 24 months.
Precautions AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein) (Hepatocellular/Germ Cell Tumor Marker) Antibody - With BSA and Azide is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name AFP
Synonyms HPAFP
Function Binds copper, nickel, and fatty acids as well as, and bilirubin less well than, serum albumin. Only a small percentage (less than 2%) of the human AFP shows estrogen-binding properties.
Cellular Location Secreted.
Tissue Location Plasma. Synthesized by the fetal liver and yolk sac
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It recognizes an oncofetal glycoprotein with a single chain of 70kDa, which is identified as alpha fetoprotein (AFP). This MAb is highly specific to AFP and shows no cross-reaction with other oncofetal antigens or serum albumin. AFP is normally synthesized in the liver, intestinal tract, and yolk sac of the fetus. Antibody to AFP has been shown to be useful in detecting hepatocellular carcinomas (HCC) and germ cell neoplasms, especially yolk sac tumors.


1. Yazova AK; Goussev AI; Poltoranina VS; Yakimenko EF. Human alpha-fetoprotein epitopes as revealed by monoclonal antibodies. Immunology Letters, 1990 Sep, 25(4):325-30.

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