Anti-human LCN2 Antibody, Mouse mAb, clone 2G1
Monoclonal Antibody against Human LCN2
Size: 0.1 mg
Lipocalin-2(LCN2), also known as neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL), 24p3, or neutrophil lipocalin (NL), is a 25-kDa secretory glycoprotein. 1 LCN2 has been implicated in a variety of cellular processes including the innate immune response, differentiation, tumorigenesis, and cell survival 2-3. It appears to be upregulated in various inflammation and infection conditions. Several reports suggest that LCN2 may represent a sensitive biomarker for various renal injuries4 and is associated with several types of cancers, including breast cancer,5 ovarian, colorectal, and pancreatic cancers. 6-7 Furthermore, a growing body of evidence suggests that serum levels of lipocalin-2 are correlated with obesity, insulin resistance, hyperglycemia, coronary heart disease and fatty liver disease in humans.8-11
Recombinant full-length human lipocalin-2 in E.coli. (Cat. No: 41050).
The antibody detects human LCN2.
ISOTYPE/ LIGHT CHAIN TYPE
Mouse IgG1/ Kappa
Store at –20°C. For long-term storage, aliquot and freeze at -70°C. Avoid repeated freeze/defrost cycles.
Affinity chromatography on a column with immobilized protein G.
This antibody can be used as a capture antibody in a human Lipocalin-2 ELISA in combination with monoclonal anti-human Lipocalin-2 antibody clone 2C3 (Cat. No.: 21051)
Solution in PBS.
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