anti-CSF2 antibody (Colony Stimulating Factor 2 (Granulocyte-Macrophage))

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Synonyms CSF2, GM-CSF, GMCSF, CSF, Csfgm, Gm-CSf, MGI-IGM, Gm-csf, Gmcsf
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(209), (141), (140), (11), (4), (2)
Clonality (Clone)
Monoclonal ()
This CSF2 antibody is un-conjugated
(68), (15), (15), (13), (7), (5), (4), (2), (2), (2), (1), (1), (1), (1), (1), (1), (1)
Blocking Antibody (Inhibition), Immunoprecipitation (IP), Western Blotting (WB)
(310), (298), (77), (73), (55), (38), (30), (21), (21), (19), (19), (11), (11), (7), (7), (5), (4), (3), (3), (2), (2), (2), (2), (2), (2), (2), (1), (1), (1)
Pubmed 6 references available
Quantity 0.1 mg
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Brand BD Pharmingen™
Immunogen Recombinant human GM-CSF
Clone BVD2-21C11
Isotype IgG2a
Characteristics 1. Since applications vary, each investigator should titrate the reagent to obtain optimal results.
2. Please refer to us 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. Ficoll-Paque is a trademark of Amersham Biosciences Limited.
5. Cy is a trademark of Amersham Biosciences Limited.
Purification The monoclonal antibody was purified from tissue culture supernatant or ascites by affinity chromatography.
Alternative Name GM-CSF (CSF2 Antibody Abstract)
Background The BVD2-21C11 monoclonal antibody specifically binds to human Granulocyte/Macrophage - Colony Stimulating Factor (GM-CSF). Human GM-CSF is encoded by the CSF2 gene and is also known as Colony Stimulating Factor 2. GM-CSF is produced by activated T lymphocytes, macrophages, endothelial cells, fibroblasts, stromal cells and other cell types including B lymphocytes, mast cells, eosinophils, and osteoblasts. GM-CSF stimulates the survival, proliferation and/or differentiation of various cell types including neutrophils, eosinophils, macrophages, dendritic cells, megakaryocytes, erythroid cells, endothelial cells and their precursors. The immunogen used to generate the BVD2-21C11 hybridoma was recombinant human GM-CSF. The BVD2-21C11 antibody has been reported to crossreact with GM-CSF from the rhesus monkey. BVD2-21C11 is a neutralizing antibody.
Synonyms: CSF2, Colony stimulating factor 2 (granulocyte-macrophage), CSF, GMCSF
Research Area Immunology, Innate Immunity, Cytokines
Pathways JAK-STAT Signaling
Application Notes Blocking Control for Intracellular Staining:
The purified BVD2-21C11 antibody (ABIN967465) can be used as a blocking control to demonstrate specificity of human GM-CSF staining by the PE-BVD2-21C11. To perform this control, the fixed/permeabilized cells (~ 1 million) can be incubated with 1 - 10 µg of unlabeled BVD2-21C11 antibody (ABIN967465) for 20 minutes at 4°C, prior to staining with PE-BVD2-21C11 antibody (eg, 0.1 - 0.5 µg mAb/ 1 million cells). The intracellular cytokine staining technique and use of blocking controls are described in detail by C. Prussin and D. Metcalfe.

ELISA Detection:
The biotinylated BVD2-21C11 antibody, is useful as a detection antibody for a sandwich ELISA for measuring human GM-CSF protein levels. Biotinylated BVD2-21C11 antibody can be paired with the purified BVD2-23B6 antibody as the capture antibody, with recombinant human GM-CSF as the standard. This ELISA pair is recommended primarily for measuring cytokine from experimental cell culture systems.
Restrictions For Research Use only
Format Liquid
Concentration 0.5 mg/mL
Buffer Aqueous buffered solution containing ≤0.09 % sodium azide.
Preservative Sodium azide
Precaution of Use This product contains Sodium azide: a POISONOUS AND HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE which should be handled by trained staff only.
Storage 4 °C
Storage Comment Store undiluted at 4°C.
Supplier Images
Image no. 1 for anti-CSF2 antibody (Colony Stimulating Factor 2 (Granulocyte-Macrophage)) (ABIN967465) Expression of GM-CSF by stimulated human peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC). F...
Image no. 2 for anti-CSF2 antibody (Colony Stimulating Factor 2 (Granulocyte-Macrophage)) (ABIN967465) Preincubation of the antibody conjugate with recombinant human GM-CSF
Image no. 3 for anti-CSF2 antibody (Colony Stimulating Factor 2 (Granulocyte-Macrophage)) (ABIN967465) Preincubation of the fixed/permeabilized cells with unlabeled BVD2-21C11 antibody
Product cited in: Abrams: "Immunoenzymetric assay of mouse and human cytokines using NIP-labeled anti-cytokine antibodies." in: Current protocols in immunology / edited by John E. Coligan ... [et al.], Vol. Chapter 6, pp. Unit 6.20, 2008 (PubMed).

Background publications Prussin, Metcalfe: "Detection of intracytoplasmic cytokine using flow cytometry and directly conjugated anti-cytokine antibodies." in: Journal of immunological methods, Vol. 188, Issue 1, pp. 117-28, 1996 (PubMed).

Masaki, Kano, Merrick et al.: "Studies on Paul-Bunnell (P-B) antigen-antibody system. II. P-B antigens in extracts of lymphoma-leukemia spleens and pathologic sera." in: Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950), Vol. 127, Issue 1, pp. 5-8, 1981 (PubMed).

Bacchetta, de Waal Malefijt, Yssel et al.: "Host-reactive CD4+ and CD8+ T cell clones isolated from a human chimera produce IL-5, IL-2, IFN-gamma and granulocyte/macrophage-colony-stimulating factor but not IL-4." in: Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950), Vol. 144, Issue 3, pp. 902-8, 1990 (PubMed).

Kita, Ohnishi, Okubo et al.: "Granulocyte/macrophage colony-stimulating factor and interleukin 3 release from human peripheral blood eosinophils and neutrophils." in: The Journal of experimental medicine, Vol. 174, Issue 3, pp. 745-8, 1991 (PubMed).

Abrams, Roncarolo, Yssel et al.: "Strategies of anti-cytokine monoclonal antibody development: immunoassay of IL-10 and IL-5 in clinical samples." in: Immunological reviews, Vol. 127, Issue 9-10, pp. 5-24, 1992 (PubMed).

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