CD8 Monoclonal antibody

CD8 Monoclonal Antibody for IF, IHC, WB,ELISA

Host / Isotype

Mouse / IgG1


Human and More (2)







Cat no : 66868-1-Ig


CD8, CD8A, CD8a molecule, Leu2, MAL, p32

Tested Applications

Positive WB detected inMOLT-4 cells, human peripheral blood leukocyte
Positive IHC detected inhuman tonsillitis tissue, human appendicitis tissue, human pancreas cancer tissue, human colon cancer tissue, human breast cancer tissue, human lung cancer tissue
Note: suggested antigen retrieval with TE buffer pH 9.0; (*) Alternatively, antigen retrieval may be performed with citrate buffer pH 6.0
Positive IF detected inhuman tonsillitis tissue
Planning an IHC experiment? We recommend our IHCeasy CD8 Ready-To-Use IHC Kit. CD8 primary antibody included.
Planning an IF experiment? We recommend our CoraLite®488 and CoraLite®594 conjugated versions of this antibody.

Recommended dilution

Western Blot (WB)WB : 1:2000-1:10000
Immunohistochemistry (IHC)IHC : 1:4000-1:20000
Immunofluorescence (IF)IF : 1:200-1:800
Sample-dependent, check data in validation data gallery

Product Information

66868-1-Ig targets CD8 in WB, IHC, IF applications and shows reactivity with Human samples.

Tested Reactivity Human
Cited Reactivity human, mouse
Host / Isotype Mouse / IgG1
Class Monoclonal
Type Antibody
Immunogen CD8 fusion protein Ag11111
Full Name CD8a molecule
Calculated molecular weight 235 aa, 26 kDa
Observed molecular weight 32 kDa
GenBank accession numberBC025715
Gene symbol CD8A
Gene ID (NCBI) 925
Conjugate Unconjugated
Form Liquid
Purification Method Protein G purification
Storage Buffer PBS with 0.02% sodium azide and 50% glycerol pH 7.3.
Storage ConditionsStore at -20°C. Stable for one year after shipment. Aliquoting is unnecessary for -20oC storage.

Background Information

CD8 is a transmembrane glycoprotein that is predominantly expressed on the surface of cytotoxic T cells, and can also be found on natural killer cells, cortical thymocytes, and dendritic cells. CD8 serves as a co-receptor for the T cell receptor (TCR). Both CD8 and TCR recognize antigens displayed by an antigen presenting cell (APC) in the context of class I MHC molecules. CD8 plays a role in T cell development and activation of mature T cells. This antibody is raised against 23-183 aa of human CD8a, the alpha chain of CD8 molecule.


Product Specific Protocols
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Standard Protocols
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