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HTLV-1 p24 - Recombinant HTLV-1 p24 (100ug)

HTLV-1 p24 - Recombinant HTLV-1 p24 (100ug)

Supplier: Aviva Systems Biology Incorporated
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Product Introduction: Human T-lymphotropic virus (HTLV) is a human, single-stranded RNA retrovirus that causes T-cell leukemia and T-cell lymphoma. The virus activates a subset of T-helper cellscalled Th1cells. The result is a proliferation of Th1 cells and overproduction of Th1 related cytokines (mainly IFN-gamma and TNF-alpha). Feedback mechanisms of these cytokines cause a suppression of the Th2 lymphocytes and a reduction of Th2 cytokine production (mainly IL-4, IL-5, IL-10 and IL-13). The end result is a reduction in the ability of the infected host to mount an adequate immune response to invading organisms that require a predominantly Th2 dependant response (these include parasitic infections and production of mucosal and humoral antibodies). HTLV-1 p24 is usually used for clinical diagnosis and forms both monomer and dimer on SDS-PAGE gel but the majority of protein is a dimer.
Product Description: HTLV-1 p24 Recombinant produced in E.Coli covers full length of HTLV-1 p24 and contains 188 amino acids having a molecular size 21kDa. HTLV-1 p24 is purified by proprietary chromatographic technique.
Presku: OPPA00031
Size: 100ug
Format: Sterile Filtered clear solution.