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CALCA/CT Antibody

Mouse Monoclonal Antibody (Mab)

  • WB - CALCA/CT Antibody AM2021b
    CALCA/CT Antibody (Cat. #AM2021b) western blot analysis in CEM cell line lysates (35μg/lane).This demonstrates the CALCA/CT antibody detected the CALCA/CT protein (arrow).
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 P01258
Other Accession NP_001732.1, NP_001029124.1
Reactivity Human
Host Mouse
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype IgM
Clone Names 406CT21.4.3
Calculated MW 15466 Da
Antigen Region 56-84 aa
Additional Information
Gene ID 796
Other Names Calcitonin, Calcitonin, Katacalcin, Calcitonin carboxyl-terminal peptide, CCP, PDN-21, CALCA, CALC1
Target/Specificity This CALCA/CT antibody is generated from mice immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 56-84 amino acids from human CALCA/CT.
Dilution WB~~1:100~250
Format Purified monoclonal antibody supplied in PBS with 0.09% (W/V) sodium azide. This antibody is prepared by Euglobin precipitation followed by dialysis against PBS.
StorageMaintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 2 weeks. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.
PrecautionsCALCA/CT Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Synonyms CALC1
Function Calcitonin causes a rapid but short-lived drop in the level of calcium and phosphate in blood by promoting the incorporation of those ions in the bones.
Cellular Location Secreted.
Research Areas
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This gene encodes the peptide hormones calcitonin, calcitonin gene-related peptide and katacalcin by tissue-specific alternative RNA splicing of the gene transcripts and cleavage of inactive precursor proteins. Calcitonin is involved in calcium regulation and acts to regulate phosphorus metabolism. Calcitonin gene-related peptide functions as a vasodilator while katacalcin is a calcium-lowering peptide. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.


Giroux, S., et al. Bone 47(5):975-981(2010)
Bailey, S.D., et al. Diabetes Care 33(10):2250-2253(2010)
Lee, J.Y., et al. Korean J Lab Med 30(4):406-413(2010)
Giovanella, L., et al. Clin. Chem. Lab. Med. 48(8):1163-1165(2010)
Hatzistilianou, M. ScientificWorldJournal 10, 1941-1946 (2010) :

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Cat# AM2021b
(40 western blots)
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