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TGF-alpha (Transforming Growth Factor alpha) Antibody

Mouse Monoclonal Antibody [Clone TGFA/1119 ]

  • IHC -  TGF-alpha (Transforming Growth Factor alpha) Antibody AH12402
    Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded human Testicular Carcinoma stained with TGF alpha Monoclonal Antibody (TGFA/1119)
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 P01135
Other Accession 7039, 170009
Reactivity Human
Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype Mouse / IgG1, kappa
Clone Names TGFA/1119
Calculated MW ~6kDa
Additional Information
Gene ID 7039
Other Names Protransforming growth factor alpha, Transforming growth factor alpha, TGF-alpha, EGF-like TGF, ETGF, TGF type 1, TGFA
StorageStore at 2 to 8°C.Antibody is stable for 24 months.
Precautions TGF-alpha (Transforming Growth Factor alpha) Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Function TGF alpha is a mitogenic polypeptide that is able to bind to the EGF receptor/EGFR and to act synergistically with TGF beta to promote anchorage-independent cell proliferation in soft agar.
Cellular Location Transforming growth factor alpha: Secreted, extracellular space
Tissue Location Isoform 1, isoform 3 and isoform 4 are expressed in keratinocytes and tumor-derived cell lines
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This antibody reacts with the C-terminus of TGF alpha and shows no cross-reaction with EGF and the neuropeptide synenkephalin. TGFĪ � (aa50) is a growth factor with 33% homology to EGF, binds to EGFR, activates tyrosine phosphorylation of the receptor, and stimulates cell proliferation. It plays a role in tumor initiation by inducing the reversible transformed phenotype.


Bebok Z; Markus B; Nemeth P. Prognostic relevance of transforming growth factor alpha (TGF-alpha) and tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) detected in breast cancer tissues by immunohistochemistry. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 1994, 29(3):229-35

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$ 324.00
Cat# AH12402
(40 western blots)
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