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Ku (p70)

  • Product Code: X1390M
  • Size: 100 µg
  • Price (USD): $433

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Data Sheet

Product Name

Ku (p70)







Product Type

Monoclonal Antibody


Human, Monkey, Xenopus


ELISA, Immunofluorescence, Western Blot, Immunohistochemistry (Frozen & Paraffin Sections)


Protein A/G Chromatography


100 µg

Price (USD)



Recognizes a protein of 70kDa, identified as p70 subunit of Ku. The epitope of this antibody maps between amino acids 506-541 of p70. The Ku autoantigen is a heterodimer of 70kDa (p70) and ~80kDa (p80) proteins. The p70/p80 dimer is important for function of a 460kDa DNA-dependent protein kinase (DNA-PK) that phosphorylates certain transcription factors, including Sp1, Oct-1, p53, and SV40 large T antigen in vitro.


Hybridoma produced by the fusion of splenocytes from BALB/c mice immunized with human placental extract designated as PSE1-PL and mouse myeloma NS1 & Sp2/0 cells.

Positive Control

BT474, HeLa, human K562, HL-60, HEp-2, HeLa, Cos-1 cells


Provided as solution in phosphate buffered saline with 0.08% sodium azide

Customer Storage

Product should be stored at -20ºC. Aliquot to avoid freeze/thaw cycles

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Image Legend

Immunohistochemical staining using Ku (p70) antibody on formalin fixed, paraffin embedded human tonsil.


1. Ajmani AK, et. al. Absence of autoantigen Ku in mature human neutrophils and HL-60 cells and lymphocytes undergoing apoptosis. J. Exp. Med., 1995, 181(6):2049-2058. 2. Wang J, et. al. Murine monoclonal antibodies specific for conserved and non-conserved antigenic determinants of the human and murine Ku autoantigens. Molecular Biology Reports, 1993, 18(1):15-28. 3. Knuth, M.W., et al. Purification and characterization of proximal sequence element-binding protein 1, a transcription activating protein related to Ku and TREF that binds the proximal sequence element of the human U1 promoter. J. Biol. Chem., 1990 Oct 15, 265(29):17911-20.