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CD4 Intracellular Cytokine Detection Kit Anti-Hu-IL-2/CD69/CD4/CD3

CD4 Intracellular Cytokine Detection Kit Anti-Hu-IL-2/CD69/CD4/CD3

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BD FastImmune™
Human
Intracellular block/flow cytometry
RUO (GMP)


Description

The BD FastImmune™ CD4 intracellular cytokine detection kit is designed for the detection of intracellular cytokines and the activation marker CD69 in antigen-activated CD4+ T lymphocytes in whole blood. applications include studies of T-cell responses to antigens, such as herpes viruses, HIV, and tumor antigens.

Contents: Antibody Cocktail (IL-2 FITC, CD69 PE, CD4 PerCP-Cy™5.5, CD3 APC), Isotype Ctrl Cocktail, Co-Stimulatory Antibodies (CD28/CD49d), Brefeldin A (BFA) Sol., EDTA Solution, BD FACS™ Lysing Solution (10x), BD FACS Permeabilizing Solution 2 (10x).


The BD FastImmune™ CD4 intracellular cytokine detection kit is designed for the detection of intracellular cytokines and the activation marker CD69 in antigen-activated CD4+ T lymphocytes in whole blood. applications include studies of T-cell responses to antigens, such as herpes viruses, HIV, and tumor antigens.

Contents: Antibody Cocktail (IL-2 FITC, CD69 PE, CD4 PerCP-Cy™5.5, CD3 APC), Isotype Ctrl Cocktail, Co-Stimulatory Antibodies (CD28/CD49d), Brefeldin A (BFA) Sol., EDTA Solution, BD FACS™ Lysing Solution (10x), BD FACS Permeabilizing Solution 2 (10x).

Preparation And Storage

Upon receipt, thaw BFA, dispense into 10 µL aliquots, and store at –20°C.

Before use, dilute BD FACS lysing solution and BD FACS Permeabilizing Solution 2 1:10 in deionized (DI) water. Use at room temperature.

Store vials at 2°C–8°C. Conjugated forms should not be frozen. Protect from exposure to light. Each reagent is stable until the expiration date shown on the bottle label when stored as directed. Alteration in the appearance of the reagent, such as precipitation or discoloration, indicates instability or deterioration. In such cases, do not use the reagent.

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Components
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Description Quantity/Size Part Number
Antibody Cocktail (IL-2 FITC, CD69 PE, CD4 PerCP-Cy™5.5, CD3 APC) 50 Tests (1 ea) 337188
Anti-Human γ2a FITC/γ1 PE/CD4 PerCP-Cy™5.5/CD3 APC 50 Tests (1 ea) 337183
Co-Stimulatory Antibodies (CD28/CD49d) N/A 347690
Brefeldin A (BFA) Solution N/A 347688
EDTA Sol 2.5 mL (1 ea) 347689
BD FACS™ Lysing Solution (10x) 25 Tests (1 ea) 347691
BD FACS Permeabilizing Solution 2 (10x) 200 Tests (1 ea) 347692
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Citations & References
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Development References (15)

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