• PN: A212296T

COMPONENTS

45x Ab-conjugated beads (S4P10 - mouse Eotaxin Ab-bead). PN: A212296TA. One vial containing 35 µL of anti-mouse Eotaxin conjugated to AimPlex Bead S4P10.

25x Biotin-detection Ab (Mouse Eotaxin Biotin-dAb). PN: A212296TB. One vial containing 35 µL of biotinylated anti-mouse Eotaxin.

Lyophilized Standard Mix - Mouse Group 1 Panel B, 9-Plex. PN: MG10009. One vial containing lyophilized recombinant mouse Eotaxin, IL-1α, KC, IL-12p70, IP-10, MIG, MCP-1, MCP-3, and RANTES.  Note: If multiple analyte kits on the above target list are ordered as a panel, only one vial of standard mix is supplied for those analyte kits.

STORAGE:  2-8 C in the dark.

IMPORTANT: Sodium azide forms explosive compounds with heavy metals. These products contain <0.05% (w/w) azide which with repeated contact with lead and copper commonly found in plumbing drains may result in the buildup of shock sensitive compounds. Dispose in accordance with regulations from your institute.

APPLICATION: Optimal antibody pair and antigen standard for assaying human Mouse CCL11/SCYA11/Eotaxin. Can be multiplexed with other analytes in Mouse Group 1. To be used in conjunction with the AimPlex Mouse/Rat Basic Kit (PN: P200201) and a diluent kit. Refer to the AimPlex Multiplex Immunoassay User Manual and kit inserts for the assay procedure.

For Research Use Only.  Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Assay Specifications:

Sample types: Cell culture supernatant, serum, plasma, bodily fluid and tissue/cell lysate

Sensitivity (LOD): < 3 pg/mL

Quantitation range:

LLOQ: < 10 pg/mL

ULOQ: > 2,000 pg/mL

Standard dose recovery: 70-130%

Intra-assay CV: < 10%

Inter-assay CV: < 20%

Cross-reactivity of analytes in Human Group 1: Negligible

Sample volume: 15 µL/test

Description:

CCL11, or C-C motif chemokine 11, also known as eosinophil chemotactic protein and eotaxin-1, is a small cytokine belonging to the CC chemokine family. CCL11 selectively recruits eosinophils by inducing their chemotaxis, and therefore, is implicated in allergic responses. Chemokine receptors for which CCL11 is a ligand include CCR2, CCR3 and CCR5. However, it has been found that eotaxin-1 (CCL11) has high degree selectivity for its receptor, such that they are inactive on neutrophils and monocytes, which do not express CCR3.  Increased CCL11 levels in blood plasma are associated with aging in mice and humans. Additionally, it has been demonstrated that exposing young mice to CCL11 or the blood plasma of older mice decreases their neurogenesis and cognitive performance on behavioral tasks thought to be dependent on neurogenesis in the hippocampus. Higher plasma concentrations of CCL11 have been found in current cannabis users compared to past users and those who had never used. CCL11 has also been found in higher concentrations in people suffering from schizophrenia; cannabis is a known trigger of schizophrenia.

References:

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