Purified anti-human Tim-4 Antibody

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9F4 (See other available formats)
Regulatory Status
Other Names
SMUCKLER (Spleen, mucin-containg, knock-out of lymphotoxin (LT)), TIMD4 (T-cell immunoglobulin and mucin domain containing 4)
Mouse IgG1, κ
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Human Tim-4 transfected CHO cells were stained with purified Tim-4 (clone 9F4) (filled histogram) or purified mouse IgG1, κ isotype control (open histogram), followed by anti-mouse IgG PE.
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    Human Tim-4 transfected CHO cells were stained with purified Tim-4 (clone 9F4) (filled histogram) or purified mouse IgG1, κ isotype control (open histogram), followed by anti-mouse IgG PE.
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The T cell immunoglobulin and mucin domain containing protein (TIM) family encodes cell surface receptors that are involved in the regulation of T helper (Th-1 and Th-2) cell-mediated immunity. Tim-4, which is preferentially expressed on macrophages and dendritic cells, is the natural ligand of Tim-1. This binding leads to T-cell expansion and cytokine production. Unlike other members of the TIM family, Tim-4 lacks a putative tyrosine phosphorylation signal sequence in its intracellular domain. The Tim-4 gene maps to a locus associated with predisposition to asthma in both mice and humans and is connected to Tim-1-triggered Th2 responsiveness.

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Antibody Type
Host Species
Human TIM-4- IgV Fc, fusion protein
Phosphate-buffered solution, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide.
The antibody was purified by affinity chromatography.
0.5 mg/ml
Storage & Handling
The antibody solution should be stored undiluted between 2°C and 8°C.

FC - Quality tested

Recommended Usage

Each lot of this antibody is quality control tested by immunofluorescent staining with flow cytometric analysis. For flow cytometric staining, the suggested use of this reagent is ≤1.0 µg per million cells in 100 µl volume. It is recommended that the reagent be titrated for optimal performance for each application.

Application Notes

Clone 9F4 recognizes the FG loop of human Tim-41.

Application References

(PubMed link indicates BioLegend citation)
  1. Kobayashi N, et al. 2007. Immunity 27:927.
AB_11126746 (BioLegend Cat. No. 354002)

Antigen Details

Type 1 transmembrane glycoprotein and mucin domain containing protein 4.

Splenic CD14+, macrophages, immature DC.

Tim-1 ligation to Tim-4 induces T cell proliferation, promotes cytokine production, and aids in the regulation of Th2 immunity.
Phosphatiylserine is the receptor of Tim-4, and Tim-4 is a ligand of Tim-1.
Cell Type
Dendritic cells, Macrophages
Biology Area
Antigen References

1. Kobayashi N, et al. 2007. Immunity 27:927.
2. Meyers JH, et al. 2005. Nat. Immunol. 6:455.
3. Kuchroo VK, et al. 2003. Nat. Rev. Immunol. 3:454.
4. Shakhov AN, et al. 2004. Eur. J. Immunol. 34:494.

Gene ID
91937 View all products for this Gene ID
View information about Tim-4 on UniProt.org

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