Human IL-23 p19 PE-conjugated Antibody

  • Species Reactivity
  • Specificity
    Detects human IL-23 p19 in direct ELISAs and Western blots. In direct ELISAs, approximately 50% cross-reactivity with recombinant human (rh) IL-23 heterodimer is observed, less than 10% cross-reactivity with recombinant mouse (rm) IL-23 heterodimer is observed, and no cross-reactivity with recombinant feline IL-23 p19, recombinant canine (rca) IL-23 p19, and recombinant rat IL-23 p19 is observed. In Western blots, no cross-reactivity with rcaIL-23 p19 or rmIL-23 p19 is observed.
  • Source
    Monoclonal Mouse IgG2B Clone # 727753
  • Purification
    Protein A or G purified from hybridoma culture supernatant
  • Immunogen
    E. coli-derived recombinant human IL-23 p19
    Accession # Q9NPF7
  • Formulation
    Supplied in a saline solution containing BSA and Sodium Azide.
  • Label
  • Intracellular Staining by Flow Cytometry
    10 µL/106 cells
    See below
Please Note: Optimal dilutions should be determined by each laboratory for each application. General Protocols are available in the Technical Information section on our website.
Data Examples
Intracellular Staining by Flow Cytometry
Detection of IL‑23 in Human PBMCs by Flow Cytometry. Human peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs), (A) treated with LPS, or (B) resting, were stained with Mouse Anti-Human IL‑23 p19 PE‑conjugated Monoclonal Antibody (Catalog # IC17161P) and Mouse Anti-Human CD14 APC‑conjugated Monoclonal Antibody (Catalog # FAB3832A). Quadrant markers were set based on control antibody staining (Catalog # IC0041P). To facilitate intracellular staining, cells were fixed with Flow Cytometry Fixation Buffer (Catalog # FC004) and permeabilized with Flow Cytometry Permeabilization/Wash Buffer I (Catalog # FC005). View our protocol for Staining Intracellular Molecules.
Preparation and Storage
  • Shipping
    The product is shipped with polar packs. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below.
  • Stability & Storage
    Protect from light. Do not freeze.
    • 12 months from date of receipt, 2 to 8 °C as supplied.
Background: IL-23
Interleukin 23 (IL-23) is a heterodimeric cytokine composed of two disulfide-linked subunits, a p19 subunit that is unique to IL-23, and a p40 subunit that is shared with IL-12 (1‑5). The p19 subunit has homology to the p35 subunit of IL-12, as well as to other single chain cytokines such as IL-6 and IL-11. The p40 subunit is homologous to the extracellular domains of the hematopoietic cytokine receptors. Human and mouse p19 share 70% aa sequence identity. Although p19 is expressed by activated macrophages, dendritic cells, T cells, and endothelial cells, only activated macrophages and dendritic cells express p40 concurrently to produce IL-23. The functional IL-23 receptor complex consists of two receptor subunits, the IL-12 receptor beta 1 subunit (IL-12 R beta 1) and the IL-23-specific receptor subunit (IL-23 R). IL-23 has biological activities that are similar to, but distinct from IL-12. Both IL-12 and IL-23 induce proliferation and IFN-gamma production by human T cells. While IL-12 acts on both naïve and memory human T cells, the effects of IL-23 is restricted to memory T cells. In mouse, IL-23 but not IL-12, has also been shown to induce memory T cells to secret IL-17, a potent proinflammatory cytokine. IL-12 and IL-23 can induce IL-12 production from mouse splenic DC of both the CD8- and CD8+ subtypes, however only IL-23 can act directly on CD8+ DC to mediate immunogenic presentation of poorly immunogenic tumor/self peptide.
  • References:
    1. Oppmann, B. et al. (2000) Immunity 13:715.
    2. Lankford, C.S. and D.M. Frucht (2003) J. Leukoc. Biol. 73:49.
    3. Parham, C. et al. (2002) J. Immunol. 168:5699.
    4. Belladonna, M.L. et al. (2002) J. Immunol. 168:5448.
    5. Aggarwal, S. et al. (2003) J. Biol. Chem. 278:1910.
  • Long Name:
    Interleukin 23
  • Entrez Gene IDs:
    51561 (Human); 83430 (Mouse)
  • Alternate Names:
    IL23; IL-23; IL23A; IL-23A; IL-23-A; IL-23p19; IL23P19P19; interleukin 23 p19 subunit; interleukin 23, alpha subunit p19; interleukin-23 subunit alpha; Interleukin-23 subunit p19; JKA3 induced upon T-cell activation; MGC79388; SGRF; SGRFIL-23 subunit alpha
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Mouse IgG2B PE-conjugated Antibody

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Flow Cytometry Permeabilization/Wash Buffer I (1X)

Flow FC005 4
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Flow Cytometry Fixation Buffer (1X)

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Flow Cytometry Fixation & Permeabilization Buffer Kit I

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Flow Cytometry Fixation/Permeabilization Buffer I (1X)

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