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PE Rat Anti-Mouse CD184
PE Rat Anti-Mouse CD184

Expression of CD184 on BALB/c thymocytes.  BALB/c thymocytes were stained with 1.0 µg/test of PE Rat anti-Mouse CD184 (Cat. No. 551966) and APC Rat anti-Mouse CD4 (Cat. No. 553051). The data reflects gating on lymphocytes, based on forward and side-scattered light signals. The level of nonspecific staining was assesed by using PE Rat IgG2b, κ Isotype Control (Cat. No. 553989). The quadrant markers for the bivariate dot plots were set based on the isotype control.

Expression of CD184 on BALB/c thymocytes.  BALB/c thymocytes were stained with 1.0 µg/test of PE Rat anti-Mouse CD184 (Cat. No. 551966) and APC Rat anti-Mouse CD4 (Cat. No. 553051). The data reflects gating on lymphocytes, based on forward and side-scattered light signals. The level of nonspecific staining was assesed by using PE Rat IgG2b, κ Isotype Control (Cat. No. 553989). The quadrant markers for the bivariate dot plots were set based on the isotype control.

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BD Pharmingen™
CXCR4, C-X-C chemokine receptor type 4; Fusin; LESTR; PB-CKR; Sdf1r
Mouse (QC Testing)
Rat IgG2b, κ
GST-NCXCR4 fusion protein
Flow cytometry (Routinely Tested)
0.2 mg/ml
12767
AB_394305
Aqueous buffered solution containing ≤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 with R-PE under optimum conditions, and unconjugated antibody and free PE were removed.

Recommended Assay Procedures

Clone 2B11/CXCR4 has been reported to perform optimally when allowed to stain for 45 minutes.  In addition, investigators are highly encouraged to titrate the antibody up to saturating levels for optimal performance, minimizing the risk for dim staining.  Please refer to http://www.bdbiosciences.com/support/resources/ for additional resources and protocols.

Product Notices

  1. Since applications vary, each investigator should titrate the reagent to obtain optimal results.
  2. Please refer to www.bdbiosciences.com/us/s/resources for technical protocols.
  3. 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.
  4. For fluorochrome spectra and suitable instrument settings, please refer to our Multicolor Flow Cytometry web page at www.bdbiosciences.com/colors.
  5. An isotype control should be used at the same concentration as the antibody of interest.
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Antibody Details
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2B11/CXCR4

The 2B11/CXCR4 monoclonal antibody specifically binds to mouse CD184, which is also known as the C-X-C Chemokine Receptor type 4 , CXCR4.  CXCR4 (previously known as Fusin and LESTR), is a seven-transmembrane, G-protein-coupled receptor. It is the specific receptor for the CXC chemokine, SDF-1/CXCL12.  Mouse CXCR4 shows 91% homology at the amino acid level with human CXCR4. CXCR4 is widely expressed by hematopoietic and non-hematopoietic cell types including neutrophils, monocytes, T cells, B cells, CD34-positive progenitor cells, endothelial cells, neurons and astrocytes.  Human CXCR4 is used by T-tropic HIV-1 as a co-receptor for viral entry.  The mouse Cxcr4 gene has been mapped to chromosome 1.

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PE
R-Phycoerythrin (PE), is part of the BD family of Phycobiliprotein dyes. This fluorochrome is a multimeric fluorescent phycobiliprotein with excitation maximum (Ex Max) of 496 nm and 566 nm and an emission maximum (Em Max) at 576 nm. PE is designed to be excited by the Blue (488 nm), Green (532 nm) and Yellow-Green (561 nm) lasers and detected using an optical filter centered near 575 nm (e.g., a 575/26-nm bandpass filter). As PE is excited by multiple lasers, this can result in cross-laser excitation and fluorescence spillover on instruments with various combinations of Blue, Green, and Yellow-Green lasers. Please ensure that your instrument’s configurations (lasers and optical filters) are appropriate for this dye.
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PE
Yellow-Green 488 nm, 532 nm, 561 nm
496 nm, 566 nm
576 nm
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Citations & References
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Development References (10)

  1. Bleul CC, Farzan M, Choe H, et al. The lymphocyte chemoattractant SDF-1 is a ligand for LESTR/fusin and blocks HIV-1 entry. Nature. 1996; 382(6594):829-833. (Biology). View Reference
  2. Bleul CC, Wu L, Hoxie JA, Springer TA, Mackay CR. The HIV coreceptors CXCR4 and CCR5 are differentially expressed and regulated on human T lymphocytes.. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1997; 94(5):1925-1930. (Biology). View Reference
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  4. Forster R, Kremmer E, Schubel A, et al. Intracellular and surface expression of the HIV-1 coreceptor CXCR4/fusin on various leukocyte subsets: rapid internalization and recycling upon activation. J Immunol. 1998; 160(3):1522-1531. (Immunogen). View Reference
  5. Gupta SK, Lysko PG, Pillarisetti K, Ohlstein E, Stadel JM. Chemokine receptors in human endothelial cells. Functional expression of CXCR4 and its transcriptional regulation by inflammatory cytokines. J Biol Chem. 1998; 273(7):4282-4287. (Biology). View Reference
  6. Heesen M, Berman MA, Benson JD, Gerard C, Dorf ME. Cloning of the mouse fusin gene, homologue to a human HIV-1 co-factor. J Immunol. 1996; 157(12):5455-5460. (Biology). View Reference
  7. Hesselgesser J, Halks-Miller M, DelVecchio V, et al. CD4-independent association between HIV-1 gp120 and CXCR4: functional chemokine receptors are expressed in human neurons. Curr Biol. 1997; 7(2):112-121. (Biology). View Reference
  8. Loetscher M, Geiser T, O'Reilly T, Zwahlen R, Baggiolini M, Moser B. Cloning of a human seven-transmembrane domain receptor, LESTR, that is highly expressed in leukocytes. J Biol Chem. 1994; 269(1):232-237. (Biology). View Reference
  9. Oberlin E, Amara A, Bachelerie F, et al. The CXC chemokine SDF-1 is the ligand for LESTR/fusin and prevents infection by T-cell-line-adapted HIV-1. Nature. 1996; 382(6594):833-835. (Biology). View Reference
  10. Schabath R, Muller G, Schubel A, Kremmer E, Lipp M, Forster R. The murine chemokine receptor CXCR4 is tightly regulated during T cell development and activation. J Leukoc Biol. 1999; 66(6):996-1004. (Biology). View Reference
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