Detects Mast Cell Protease‑6/Mcpt6 in direct ELISAs and Western blots. In direct ELISAs, approximately 35% cross-reactivity with recombinant human (rh) TPS-1 and rhTPS-B2 is observed and less then 10% cross-reactivity with recombinant mouse MCP-7 is observed.
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Use a manual defrost freezer and avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.
12 months from date of receipt, -20 to -70 °C as supplied.
1 month, 2 to 8 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
6 months, -20 to -70 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
Lyophilized from a 0.2 μm filtered solution in PBS with Trehalose. *Small pack size (SP) is supplied as a 0.2 µm filtered solution in PBS.
Reconstitute at 0.2 mg/mL in sterile PBS.
This product is produced by and ships from R&D Systems, Inc., a Bio-Techne brand.
Alternate Names for Mast Cell Protease-6/Mcpt6 Antibody [Unconjugated]
Mast Cell Protease6
Mast Cell Protease-6
Tryptases are trypsin-like serine proteases, and beta tryptases appear to be the main isoenzymes expressed in mast cells (1). Mast cell protease-6 (MCP-6, Mcpt6, or Tpsb2) is one of beta tryptases produced from mouse mast cells. It is stored in secretory granules of mast cells, where it forms active tetramers with heparin proteoglycan. Because of the unique arrangement of the active sites in the tetramer, which are facing a narrow central pore, MCP-6 is resistant to macromolecular protease inhibitors (2). When mast cells are activated, MCP-6 is released along with other proteins in secretory granules, participating in provoking inflammatory conditions (3). MCP-6 has been implicated as a mediator in the pathogenesis of asthma and other allergic disorders in mouse models.
Caughey, G. H. (2004) in Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes, Barrett, A.J. et al. eds. p. 1535 .
Sommerhoff, C.P. et al. (1999) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 96:10984.
Hallgren, J. and G. Pejler, (2006) FEBS J. 273:1871.
This product is for research use only and is not approved for use in humans or in clinical diagnosis. Primary Antibodies are guaranteed for 1 year from date of receipt.
Publications for Mast Cell Protease-6/Mcpt6 Antibody (AF3736)(1)
We have publications tested in 1 confirmed species: Mouse.
We have publications tested in 1 application: IHC Frozen.
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