|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Calculated MW||83869 Da|
|Antigen Region||420-448 aa|
|Other Names||Myeloperoxidase, MPO, Myeloperoxidase, 89 kDa myeloperoxidase, 84 kDa myeloperoxidase, Myeloperoxidase light chain, Myeloperoxidase heavy chain, MPO|
|Target/Specificity||This Myeloperoxidase antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 420-448 amino acids from the Central region of human Myeloperoxidase.|
|Format||Purified polyclonal antibody supplied in PBS with 0.09% (W/V) sodium azide. This antibody is purified through a protein A column, followed by peptide affinity purification.|
|Storage||Maintain 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.|
|Precautions||Myeloperoxidase Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Part of the host defense system of polymorphonuclear leukocytes. It is responsible for microbicidal activity against a wide range of organisms. In the stimulated PMN, MPO catalyzes the production of hypohalous acids, primarily hypochlorous acid in physiologic situations, and other toxic intermediates that greatly enhance PMN microbicidal activity.|
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Myeloperoxidase (MPO) is a heme protein synthesized during myeloid differentiation that constitutes the major component of neutrophil azurophilic granules. Produced as a single chain precursor, myeloperoxidase is subsequently cleaved into a light and heavy chain. The mature myeloperoxidase is a tetramer composed of 2 light chains and 2 heavy chains. This enzyme produces hypohalous acids central to the microbicidal activity of netrophils. [provided by RefSeq].
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Wang, Y., et al. J. Huazhong Univ. Sci. Technol. Med. Sci. 30(4):437-442(2010)
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