CD71 Antigen

The CD71 antigen is known as the transferrin receptor. It mediates cellular iron uptake via internalization and recycling. It is a type II membrane glycoprotein, characterized as a disulfide-bound dimer of two identical subunits of 95 kDa each. CD71 is expressed on activated T and B lymphocytes, macrophages and erythroblasts. The N-Terminal, intracytoplasmic domain of CD71 mediates rapid endocytosis and self recycling. CD71 is absent from resting blood leucocytes. Its expression is upregulated on proliferating cells. CD71 is present on reticulocytes and erythroid progenitors in fetal liver, cord blood, and peripheral blood, yet it is lost as these differentiate to mature erythrocytes. CD71 is expressed on marrow stromal cells (MSCs) from bone marrow.


 Clone: YDJ1.2.2  Isotype: IgG1 Mouse

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Product Line Specifications

Format Liquid
Specificity CD71
Form APC-Alexa Fluor* 750
Clone YDJ1.2.2
Isotype IgG1 Mouse
Cross Reactivity Cynomolgus Monkey
Target Species Human
Flow Product Line IOTest
Item Specifications Referenced A89313

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