Name: Ep-CAM/Epithelial Specific Antigen Monoclonal Antibody clone EP-155
Description and Applications: Anti-MOC-31 reacts with a transmembrane glycoprotein present on most glandular epithelium and tumors originating from such epithelium. This antibody has been used to distinguish adenocarcinoma from mesothelioma and hepatocellular carcinoma. This antibody is also useful in distinguishing serous carcinomas of the ovary from mesothelioma.
Composition: Anti-human Ep-CAM mouse monoclonal antibody purified from serum and prepared in 10mM PBS, pH 7.4, with 0.2% BSA and 0.09% sodium azide
Intended use: Immunohistochemistry (IHC) on paraffin embedded tissues. Not tested on frozen tissues or Western-Blotting
IHC positive control:Breast, colon or lung adenocarcinoma
Visualization: Cell cytoplasm and membrane