Mouse Anti-Rat CD8 alpha [+FITC]

Mouse Anti-Rat CD8 alpha [+FITC] (0.5 mg)
CODE:  DS-MB-00867

Product Specifications

0.5 mg

Protein Information

Protein Name & Synonyms:
CD8 alpha
Target Species:
  • Rat

Antibody Specifications

Flow Cytometry
Concentration (lot specific):
IgG concentration 0.5 mg/ml
Species Reactivity:


This product recognizes the rat CD8 alpha cell surface antigen, expressed by a subset of T lymphocytes, most thymocytes and the majority of NK cells.

* This product been described reacting with paraffin-embedded material following PLP Fixation (periodate-lysine paraformaldehyde), see Whiteland, J.L. et al. for details.

This product is routinely tested in flow cytometry on rat splenocytes.


Store at +4 °C or at -20 °C if preferred.

This product should be stored undiluted.

Storage in frost free freezers is not recommended. This product is photosensitive and should be protected from light.

Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
If stored in this manner, this product is stable for 18 months after receipt.


Supplied as:
Purified IgG conjugated to Fluorescein Isothiocyanate Isomer 1 (FITC) - liquid
Phosphate buffered saline


Rat thymocyte membrane glycoproteins
0.09%Sodium Azide
1%Bovine Serum Albumin
This product
Spleen cells from immunised BALB/c mice were fused with cells of the mouse NS1 myeloma cell line.
12 months from the date of shipment when stored properly.