Detects human MMP‑14/MT1‑MMP in direct ELISAs and Western blots. In direct ELISAs, less than 1% cross-reactivity with recombinant human MMP-1, -2, -3, -7, -8, -9, -10, -12, -13, -15, and -16 is observed.
Polyclonal Goat IgG
Mouse myeloma cell line NS0-derived recombinant human MMP‑14/MT1‑MMP
Lyophilized from a 0.2 μm filtered solution in PBS with Trehalose. *Small pack size (SP) is supplied as a 0.2 µm filtered solution in PBS.
Recombinant Human MMP-14/MT1-MMP (Catalog # 918-MP)
2.5 µg/106 cells
Immersion fixed paraffin-embedded sections of human kidney cancer tissue
Ready to be labeled using established conjugation methods. No BSA or other carrier proteins that could interfere with conjugation.
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.
Detection of MMP-14/MT1-MMP in MDA‑MB‑231 Human Cell Line by Flow Cytometry. MDA‑MB‑231 human breast cancer cell line was stained with Goat Anti-Human MMP‑14/MT1‑MMP Antigen Affinity-purified Polyclonal Antibody (Catalog # AF918, filled histogram) or control antibody (Catalog # AB‑108‑C, open histogram), followed by Allophycocyanin-conjugated Anti-Goat IgG Secondary Antibody (Catalog # F0108).
Preparation and Storage
Reconstitute at 0.2 mg/mL in sterile PBS.
The product is shipped at ambient temperature. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below. *Small pack size (SP) is shipped with polar packs. Upon receipt, store it immediately at -20 to -70 °C
Stability & Storage
Use a manual defrost freezer and avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.
12 months from date of receipt, -20 to -70 °C as supplied.
1 month, 2 to 8 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
6 months, -20 to -70 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
As the first member of membrane type (MT) MMPs, MMP-14, also known as MT1-MMP, plays an important role in extracellular matrix (ECM) remodeling by being able to degrade type I collagen, activate pro-MMP-2 and process cell adhesion molecules such as CD44 and integrin alpha V (1). MMP-14 is therefore a key enzyme in many physiological and pathological processes such as angiogenesis and tumor invasion. Structurally, MMP-14 consists of the following domains: a pro domain containing the furin cleavage site, a catalytic domain containing the zinc-binding site, a hinge region, a hemopexin-like domain, a transmembrane domain, and a cytoplamasic tail (2). Recombinant Human MMP-14 consists of the pro and catalytic domains.
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