Anti-Transferrin Receptor 抗体 [MEM-189] (ab1086)


  • 製品名Anti-Transferrin Receptor antibody [MEM-189]
    Transferrin Receptor 一次抗体 製品一覧
  • 製品の詳細
    Mouse monoclonal [MEM-189] to Transferrin Receptor
  • 特異性The antibody MEM-189 reacts with CD71 antigen (transferrin receptor), a 95 kDa type II homodimeric transmembrane glycoprotein expressed on activated B and lymphocytes, macrophages and erythroid precursors; it is lost on resting blood leukocytes. The antibody MEM-189 does not block binding of transferrin to the receptor.
  • アプリケーション適用あり: IHC-FrFl, Flow Cyt, IP, WBmore details
  • 種交差性
    交差種: Mouse, Rat, Human
  • 免疫原

    Tissue/ cell preparation (Human). (KG1 acute myelogenous leukaemia cell line).



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab1086 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

アプリケーション Abreviews 特記事項
IHC-FrFl Use at an assay dependent concentration.
Flow Cyt Use a concentration of 2 µg/ml.
IP Use at an assay dependent concentration.
WB Use at an assay dependent concentration. Use under non reducing condition.


  • 機能Cellular uptake of iron occurs via receptor-mediated endocytosis of ligand-occupied transferrin receptor into specialized endosomes. Endosomal acidification leads to iron release. The apotransferrin-receptor complex is then recycled to the cell surface with a return to neutral pH and the concomitant loss of affinity of apotransferrin for its receptor. Transferrin receptor is necessary for development of erythrocytes and the nervous system (By similarity). A second ligand, the heditary hemochromatosis protein HFE, competes for binding with transferrin for an overlapping C-terminal binding site. Positively regulates T and B cell proliferation through iron uptake (PubMed:26642240).
    (Microbial infection) Acts as a receptor for new-world arenaviruses: Guanarito, Junin and Machupo virus.
  • 関連疾患Immunodeficiency 46
  • 配列類似性Belongs to the peptidase M28 family. M28B subfamily.
    Contains 1 PA (protease associated) domain.
  • 翻訳後修飾N- and O-glycosylated, phosphorylated and palmitoylated. The serum form is only glycosylated.
    Proteolytically cleaved on Arg-100 to produce the soluble serum form (sTfR).
    Palmitoylated on both Cys-62 and Cys-67. Cys-62 seems to be the major site of palmitoylation.
  • 細胞内局在Secreted and Cell membrane. Melanosome. Identified by mass spectrometry in melanosome fractions from stage I to stage IV.
  • Information by UniProt
  • 参照データベース
  • 別名
    • CD 71 antibody
    • CD71 antibody
    • CD71 antigen antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000208523 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000208524 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000208525 antibody
    • p90 antibody
    • sTfR antibody
    • T9 antibody
    • TFR 1 antibody
    • TfR antibody
    • TfR1 antibody
    • TFR1_HUMAN antibody
    • TFRC antibody
    • TR antibody
    • Transferrin receptor (p90 CD71) antibody
    • Transferrin receptor protein 1, serum form antibody
    • Trfr antibody
    see all

Anti-Transferrin Receptor antibody [MEM-189] 画像

  • ab1086 staining Transferrin Receptor in Human PC-3 prostate cancer cell line by Flow Cytometry. The sample was incubated with the primary antibody (0.3µg/ml in PBS + 2% FBS) for 1 hour at 4°C. An Alexa Fluor® 488-conjugated Goat anti-mouse IgG (1/500) was used as the secondary antibody.
    Gating Strategy: Cells gated for live and singlets.

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  • ab1086 at 1/100 dilution, staining Transferrin Receptor in rat mesenchymal stem cells by Immunocytochemistry/ Immunofluorescence. The cells were fixed with 4% paraformaldehyde for 10 min at room temperature, washed with PBS (pH 7.4) and incubated with 10% serum plus background reducing components, for 30 min at room temperature. A Fluorescene conjugated anti-mouse IgG was used as secondry antibody and observed under an epi-fluorescence microscope (Nikon, Tokyo, Japan).

Anti-Transferrin Receptor antibody [MEM-189] (ab1086) 使用論文

This product has been referenced in:
  • Zhao M  et al. Iron-induced neuronal damage in a rat model of post-traumatic stress disorder. Neuroscience 330:90-9 (2016). WB, IHC-Fr ; Rat . Read more (PubMed: 27208615) »
  • Leung SJ  et al. In vivo molecular mapping of the tumor microenvironment in an azoxymethane-treated mouse model of colon carcinogenesis. Lasers Surg Med 47:40-9 (2015). Read more (PubMed: 25487746) »

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Application Flow Cytometry
Fixation None
Permeabilization No
Sample Human Cell (PC-3 Prostrate cancer cell line)
Specification PC-3 Prostrate cancer cell line
Gating Strategy Cells gated for live and singlets
Preparation Cell harvesting/tissue preparation method: Cells detached with PBS-based cell dissociation buffer, collected by centrifugation and re-suspended in PBS + 2% FBS
Sample buffer: PBS + 2% FBS

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投稿 Nov 05 2013

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According to our datasheet, this antibody only works under non-reducing conditions, I am afraid: it may be that the antibody cannot detect the reduced protein.Otherwise, it should workwith the use of your usual p...

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Unfortunately the epitope of ab1086 has not been mapped. We only know that this antibody recognise an extracellular part of Transferrin Receptor.

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We have not tested these products (ab1086, ab84036, ab9179, ab8598) for cross reactivity with Trf2. However, based on immunogen sequence (ClustalW analysis, Score 23.0), we do not expect to see any cross reactivit...

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I did some additional research into CD71. CD71, also known as the transferrin receptor (TFR), is a type II membrane glycoprotein that exists as a disulfide-linked homodimer of two identical subunits. Ab...

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