ARG21051

anti-CD117 / c-Kit antibody [2B8] (PE-Cyanine 5)

anti-CD117 / c-Kit antibody [2B8] (PE-Cyanine 5) for Flow cytometry,ICC/IF,IHC-Frozen sections and Mouse

Overview

Product Description PE-Cyanine 5-conjugated Rat Monoclonal antibody [2B8] recognizes CD117 / c-Kit
Tested Reactivity Ms
Tested Application FACS, ICC/IF, IHC-Fr
Specificity Mouse CD117.
Host Rat
Clonality Monoclonal
Clone 2B8
Isotype IgG2b, kappa
Target Name CD117 / c-Kit
Species Mouse
Immunogen Mouse IL-3-dependent bone marrow mast cells
Conjugation PE-Cyanine 5
Full Name kit oncogene
Alternate Names PBT; C-Kit; Tyrosine-protein kinase Kit; CD antigen CD117; Mast/stem cell growth factor receptor Kit; CD117; Proto-oncogene c-Kit; SCFR; Piebald trait protein; v-kit Hardy-Zuckerman 4 feline sarcoma viral oncogene homolog; p145 c-kit; EC 2.7.10.1

Application Instructions

Application Suggestion
Tested Application Dilution
FACS< 0.2 µg/10^6 cells
ICC/IFAssay-dependent
IHC-FrAssay-dependent
Application Note * The dilutions indicate recommended starting dilutions and the optimal dilutions or concentrations should be determined by the scientist.
Calculated MW 110 kDa

Properties

Form Liquid
Buffer PBS, Sodium azide and a stabilizing agent
Preservative Sodium azide
Concentration 0.1 mg/ml
Storage instruction Aliquot and store in the dark at 2-8°C. Keep protected from prolonged exposure to light. Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles. Suggest spin the vial prior to opening. The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
Note For laboratory research only, not for drug, diagnostic or other use.

Bioinformation

Database links

GeneID: 16590 Mouse KIT

Swiss-port # P05532 Mouse Mast/stem cell growth factor receptor Kit

Gene Symbol KIT
Gene Full Name kit oncogene
Background This gene encodes the human homolog of the proto-oncogene c-kit. C-kit was first identified as the cellular homolog of the feline sarcoma viral oncogene v-kit. This protein is a type 3 transmembrane receptor for MGF (mast cell growth factor, also known as stem cell factor). Mutations in this gene are associated with gastrointestinal stromal tumors, mast cell disease, acute myelogenous lukemia, and piebaldism. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Function Tyrosine-protein kinase that acts as cell-surface receptor for the cytokine KITLG/SCF and plays an essential role in the regulation of cell survival and proliferation, hematopoiesis, stem cell maintenance, gametogenesis, mast cell development, migration and function, and in melanogenesis. In response to KITLG/SCF binding, KIT can activate several signaling pathways. Phosphorylates PIK3R1, PLCG1, SH2B2/APS and CBL. Activates the AKT1 signaling pathway by phosphorylation of PIK3R1, the regulatory subunit of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase. Activated KIT also transmits signals via GRB2 and activation of RAS, RAF1 and the MAP kinases MAPK1/ERK2 and/or MAPK3/ERK1. Promotes activation of STAT family members STAT1, STAT3, STAT5A and STAT5B. Activation of PLCG1 leads to the production of the cellular signaling molecules diacylglycerol and inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate. KIT signaling is modulated by protein phosphatases, and by rapid internalization and degradation of the receptor. Activated KIT promotes phosphorylation of the protein phosphatases PTPN6/SHP-1 and PTPRU, and of the transcription factors STAT1, STAT3, STAT5A and STAT5B. Promotes phosphorylation of PIK3R1, CBL, CRK (isoform Crk-II), LYN, MAPK1/ERK2 and/or MAPK3/ERK1, PLCG1, SRC and SHC1. [UniProt]
PTM Ubiquitinated by SOCS6. KIT is rapidly ubiquitinated after autophosphorylation induced by KITLG/SCF binding, leading to internalization and degradation.
Autophosphorylated on tyrosine residues. KITLG/SCF binding enhances autophosphorylation. Isoform 1 shows low levels of tyrosine phosphorylation in the absence of added KITLG/SCF (in vitro). Kinase activity is down-regulated by phosphorylation on serine residues by protein kinase C family members. Phosphorylation at Tyr-568 is required for interaction with PTPN11/SHP-2, CRK (isoform Crk-II) and members of the SRC tyrosine-protein kinase family. Phosphorylation at Tyr-570 is required for interaction with PTPN6/SHP-1. Phosphorylation at Tyr-703, Tyr-823 and Tyr-936 is important for interaction with GRB2. Phosphorylation at Tyr-721 is important for interaction with PIK3R1. Phosphorylation at Tyr-823 and Tyr-936 is important for interaction with GRB7.

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  • ARG21051 anti-CD117 / c-Kit antibody [2B8] (PE-Cyanine 5) FACS image

    Flow Cytometry: C57BL/6 Mouse bone marrow cells stained with ARG21051 anti-CD117 / c-Kit antibody [2B8] (PE-Cyanine 5) and ARG65534 anti-CD45R / B220 antibody [RA3-6B2] (PE).