|Other Names||T-lymphocyte activation antigen CD86, Activation B7-2 antigen, B70, BU63, CTLA-4 counter-receptor B72, FUN-1, CD86, CD86, CD28LG2|
|Format||Synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml DI water for a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.|
|Precautions||This product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Receptor involved in the costimulatory signal essential for T-lymphocyte proliferation and interleukin-2 production, by binding CD28 or CTLA-4. May play a critical role in the early events of T-cell activation and costimulation of naive T-cells, such as deciding between immunity and anergy that is made by T- cells within 24 hours after activation. Isoform 2 interferes with the formation of CD86 clusters, and thus acts as a negative regulator of T-cell activation.|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Expressed by activated B-lymphocytes and monocytes|
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This gene encodes a type I membrane protein that is amember of the immunoglobulin superfamily. This protein is expressedby antigen-presenting cells, and it is the ligand for two proteinsat the cell surface of T cells, CD28 antigen and cytotoxicT-lymphocyte-associated protein 4. Binding of this protein withCD28 antigen is a costimulatory signal for activation of theT-cell. Binding of this protein with cytotoxicT-lymphocyte-associated protein 4 negatively regulates T-cellactivation and diminishes the immune response. Alternative splicingresults in two transcript variants encoding different isoforms.Additional transcript variants have been described, but theirfull-length sequences have not been determined. [provided byRefSeq].
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