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APC Rat Anti-Mouse Ly-6C
APC Rat Anti-Mouse Ly-6C

Flow cytometric analysis of Ly-6C on mouse splenocytes.  Splenocytes from BALB/c mice were stained either with a APC Rat IgM, κ isotype control (shaded) or with the APC Rat Anti-Mouse Ly-6C  antibody (unshaded).  Histograms were derived from gated events based on light scattering characteristics for splenocytes.  Flow cytometry was performed on a BD™ LSR II flow cytometry system.

APC Rat Anti-Mouse Ly-6C

Flow cytometric analysis of Ly-6C on mouse splenocytes.  Splenocytes from BALB/c mice were stained with the APC Rat Anti-Mouse Ly-6C  antibody in conjunction with a FITC Rat Anti-Mouse CD8a antibody.  Dot plots were derived from gated events based on light scattering characteristics for splenocytes.  Flow cytometry was performed on a BD™ LSR II flow cytometry system.

Flow cytometric analysis of Ly-6C on mouse splenocytes.  Splenocytes from BALB/c mice were stained either with a APC Rat IgM, κ isotype control (shaded) or with the APC Rat Anti-Mouse Ly-6C  antibody (unshaded).  Histograms were derived from gated events based on light scattering characteristics for splenocytes.  Flow cytometry was performed on a BD™ LSR II flow cytometry system.

Flow cytometric analysis of Ly-6C on mouse splenocytes.  Splenocytes from BALB/c mice were stained with the APC Rat Anti-Mouse Ly-6C  antibody in conjunction with a FITC Rat Anti-Mouse CD8a antibody.  Dot plots were derived from gated events based on light scattering characteristics for splenocytes.  Flow cytometry was performed on a BD™ LSR II flow cytometry system.

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BD Pharmingen™
Mouse (QC Testing)
Rat IgM, κ
Not reported
Flow cytometry (Routinely Tested)
0.2 mg/ml
AB_1727554
Aqueous buffered solution containing protein stabilizer and ≤0.09% sodium azide.
RUO


Preparation And Storage

Store undiluted at 4°C and protected from prolonged exposure to light. Do not freeze. The monoclonal antibody was purified from tissue culture supernatant or ascites by affinity chromatography. The antibody was conjugated to APC under optimum conditions, and unconjugated antibody and free APC were removed.

Product Notices

  1. Since applications vary, each investigator should titrate the reagent to obtain optimal results.
  2. An isotype control should be used at the same concentration as the antibody of interest.
  3. This APC-conjugated reagent can be used in any flow cytometer equipped with a dye, HeNe, or red diode laser.
  4. Caution: Sodium azide yields highly toxic hydrazoic acid under acidic conditions. Dilute azide compounds in running water before discarding to avoid accumulation of potentially explosive deposits in plumbing.
  5. For fluorochrome spectra and suitable instrument settings, please refer to our Multicolor Flow Cytometry web page at www.bdbiosciences.com/colors.
  6. Please refer to www.bdbiosciences.com/us/s/resources for technical protocols.
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Antibody Details
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AL-21

The AL-21 monoclonal antibody specifically binds to a non-polymorphic determinant of Ly-6C, a 14-17 kDa GPI-linked cell-surface antigen found on some monocyte/macrophage populations, granulocytes, endothelial cells, plasma cells, and thymocyte, NK-cell, and T-subsets.  Mice with the Ly-6.2 alloantigen (eg, AKR, C57BL, C57BR, C57L, C58, DBA/2, PL, SJL, SWR, 129) have subsets of CD8+ and CD4+ Ly-6C+ T cells, while Ly-6.1 strains (eg, A, BALB/c, CBA, C3H/He, DBA/1, NZB) have only CD8+ Ly-6C+ T cells.   Upregulation of Ly-6C expression on CD8+ T cells by interferons α and β and poly (I:C) has been described,  and Ly-6C is a memory marker on CD8+ T cells.

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APC
Allophycocyanin (APC), is part of the BD family of phycobiliprotein dyes. This fluorochrome is a multimeric fluorescent phycobiliprotein with excitation maximum (Ex Max) of 651 nm and an emission maximum (Em Max) at 660 nm. APC is designed to be excited by the Red (627-640 nm) laser and detected using an optical filter centered near 660 nm (e.g., a 660/20 nm bandpass filter). Please ensure that your instrument’s configurations (lasers and optical filters) are appropriate for this dye.
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APC
Red 627-640 nm
651 nm
660 nm
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Citations & References
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Development References (7)

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  5. Takahama Y, Sharrow SO, Singer A. Expression of an unusual T cell receptor (TCR)-V beta repertoire by Ly-6C+ subpopulations of CD4+ and/or CD8+ thymocytes. Evidence for a developmental relationship between Ly-6C+ thymocytes and CD4-CD8-TCR-alpha beta+ thymocytes. J Immunol. 1991; 147(9):2883-2891. (Biology). View Reference
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  7. Wrammert J, Källberg E, Agace WW, Leanderson T. Ly6C expression differentiates plasma cells from other B cell subsets in mice. Eur J Immunol. 2002; 32(1):97-103. (Biology). View Reference
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