Caldesmon (E89) Rabbit Monoclonal Antibody

Caldesmon
Caldesmon antibody labels myoepithelial cells of adenosis in a cytoplasmic staining pattern.

Caldesmon (E89) Rabbit Monoclonal Antibody

Specialties: Anatomic Pathology

Updated: 2017-05-24 08:46:09

Anti-caldesmon is a regulatory protein found in smooth muscle and other tissues which interacts with actin, myosin, tropomyosin, and calmodulin. Anti-caldesmon antibody labels smooth muscle and tumors of smooth muscle, myofibroblastic, and myoepithelial differentiation.1-3  Anti-caldesmon has also been used to differentiate epithelioid mesothelioma from serous papillary carcinoma of the ovary.4,5

  1. Miettinen M, et al. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2006; 130:1466-78.
  2. Watanabe K, et al. Hum Pathol. 1999; 30:392-6.
  3. McCluggage WC. Adv Anat Pathol. 2004; 11:162-71.
  4. Comin CE, et al. Am J Surg Pathol. 2006; 30:463-9.
  5. Comin CE, et al. Am J Surg Pathol. 2007; 31:1139-48.

Specifications


  • Reactivity: paraffin
  • Visualization: cytoplasmic
  • Control: appendix, breast
  • Dilution Range: 1:25-1:100*

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For in vitro diagnostic (IVD) use in USA

0.1 mL concentrate230R-14
0.5 mL concentrate230R-15
1 mL concentrate230R-16
1 mL predilute230R-17
7 mL predilute230R-18

For in vitro diagnostic (IVD) use in Canada

0.1 mL concentrate230R-14
0.5 mL concentrate230R-15
1 mL concentrate230R-16
1 mL predilute230R-17
7 mL predilute230R-18

For in vitro diagnostic (IVD) use in Europe

0.1 mL concentrate230R-14
0.5 mL concentrate230R-15
1 mL concentrate230R-16
1 mL predilute230R-17
7 mL predilute230R-18

For research use only (RUO) in Japan

0.1 mL concentrate230R-14-RUO
0.5 mL concentrate230R-15-RUO
1 mL concentrate230R-16-RUO
1 mL predilute230R-17-RUO
7 mL predilute230R-18-RUO

 

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