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CD59 Antibody

  • WB - CD59 Antibody ASC11617
    Western blot analysis of CD59 in mouse spleen tissue lysate with CD59 antibody at 1 µg/mL
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 P13987
Other Accession NP_000602, 10835165
Reactivity Human, Mouse
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype IgG
Calculated MW 14 kDa
Application Notes CD59 antibody can be used for detection of CD59 by Western blot at 1 - 2 µg/mL.
Additional Information
Gene ID 966
Target/Specificity CD59;
Reconstitution & Storage CD59 antibody can be stored at 4℃ for three months and -20℃, stable for up to one year.
PrecautionsCD59 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name CD59
Synonyms MIC11, MIN1, MIN2, MIN3, MSK21
Function Potent inhibitor of the complement membrane attack complex (MAC) action. Acts by binding to the C8 and/or C9 complements of the assembling MAC, thereby preventing incorporation of the multiple copies of C9 required for complete formation of the osmolytic pore. This inhibitor appears to be species-specific. Involved in signal transduction for T-cell activation complexed to a protein tyrosine kinase.
Cellular Location Cell membrane; Lipid-anchor, GPI-anchor. Secreted. Note=Soluble form found in a number of tissues
Research Areas
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CD59 Antibody: The complement regulatory protein CD59 is a cell surface glycoprotein that regulates complement-mediated cell lysis and is involved in lymphocyte signal transduction. CD59 is a potent inhibitor of the complement membrane attack complex, whereby it binds complement C8 and/or C9 during the assembly of this complex, thereby inhibiting the incorporation of multiple copies of C9 into the complex, which is necessary for osmolytic pore formation. CD59 also plays a role in signal transduction pathways in the activation of T cells. Mutations in this gene cause CD59 deficiency, a disease resulting in hemolytic anemia and thrombosis, and ultimately cerebral infarction.


Venneker GT and Asghar SS. CD59: a molecule involved in antigen presentation as well as downregulation of membrane attack complex. Exp. Clin. Immunogenet. 1992; 9:33-47.
Kimberly FC, Sivasankar B, and Paul Morgan B. Alternative roles for CD59. Mol. Immunol. 2007; 44:73-81.
Ninomiya H and Sims PJ. The human complement regulatory protein CD59 binds to the alpha-chain of C8 and to the “b” domain of C9. J. Biol. Chem. 1992; 267:13675-80.
Deckert M, Ticchioni M, Mari B, et al. The glycosylphosphatidylinositol-anchored CD59 protein stimulates both T cell receptor zeta/ZAP-70-dependent and –independent signaling pathways in T cells. Eur. J. Immunol. 1995; 25:1815-22

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Cat# ASC11617
(40 western blots)
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