Beta2-Microglobulin Antigen

The β2-microglobulin is the non-polymorphic non-covalently bound light chain (12 kDa) of the class I major histocompatibility complex (MHC-I) constitutively expressed on the surface of almost all nucleated cell. β2-microglobulin structure, stabilized by a disulfide bound, is similar to an immunoglobulin like domain. β2-microglobulin is required in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) to associate with the MHC class I heavy molecule to form with other proteins (calreticulin, tapasin, etc.) the loading complex that exits the ER and is transported to the cell surface. After peptide presentation, β2-microglobulin is actively released into circulation.


 Clone: B1G6   Isotype: IgG2a Mouse

The B1G6 monoclonal antibody is specific for human β2-microglobulin. It does not react with β2-microglobulin from other species. It recognizes the β2-microglobulin, free or associated with human HLA class I molecules.
 

 

Explore Beckman Coulter Beta2-Microglobulin Conjugated Antibodies

Part Number Product Name Status Clone Size List Price Buy
RUO
B1G6
0.2 mg / 0.2 mg

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Product Line Specifications

Format Freeze-dried
Specificity β2-microglobulin
Form UNLB
Clone B1G6
Isotype IgG2a Mouse
Item Specifications Referenced IM0114

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