This antibody reacts with:
E. coli-expressed recombinant rat BAFF
How to handle this antibody:
The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
Form of antibody:
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Target of this antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
30 µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit anti-rat BAFF polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 30% glycerol, 0.5% BSA, 5mM EDTA and 0.01% thimerosal.
Alternative names of antibody target:
Transmembrane activator and CAML interactor, CD_antigen=CD267
Western blot (at 1-4 µg/ml). However, the optimal conditions should be determined individually.
Shelf time: 12 months in temp.: -20 deg.C
Clonality of antibody:
Rat BAFF (for B cell activating factor belonging to the TNF family) is a newly discovered novel ligand of the TNF family. BAFF plays an important role as co-stimulator of B cell proliferation and function. Recombinant rat BAFF is a soluble protein containing 184 amino acid residues (MW 20.7 kDa).
Concentration of antibody:
This antibody needs to be stored at + 4°C in a fridge short term in a concentrated dilution. Freeze thaw will destroy a percentage in every cycle and should be avoided.
If you buy Antibodies supplied by biovision antibodies-kits-proteins they should be stored frozen at - 24°C for long term storage and for short term at + 5°C.