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CD26 (DPP IV / ADA-Binding Protein) Antibody [202.36]

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Catalog Number Formulation Size Price
Purified Ab with BSA and Azide at 200ug/ml
Purified Ab with BSA and Azide at 200ug/ml
Purified Ab WITHOUT BSA and Azide at 1.0mg/ml
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Applications & Dilutions

Applications Tested Dillution Protocol Note
Flow Cytometry (Flow)
1-2ug/million cells
Immunofluorescence (IF)
Immunohistochemistry (IHC)
30 min at RT. Staining of formalin-fixed tissues requires heating tissue sections in 10mM Tris with 1mM EDTA, pH 9.0, for 45 min at 95°C followed by cooling at RT for 20 minutes


Recognizes a glycoprotein of 110kDa, identified as CD26 (Workshop VI; Code: N-L039). It is an atypical serine protease belonging to the prolyl oligopeptidase family. It is expressed on lymphocyte cells and is upregulated during T-cell activation. CD26 is also expressed on activated B cells and natural killer cells and abundantly on epithelia. CD26 is implicated in a variety of biological functions including T-cell activation, cell adhesion with extracellular matrix such as fibronectin or collagens, and in HIV infection. Cross-linking of CD26 using this antibody dramatically enhances the anti-CD3-induced IL-2 production. In Western blotting, this MAb reacts with only glycosylated CD26, but not with the deglycosylated form. It does not prevent ADA binding to CD26.

Product Properties & Targets

Antibody Type
Species Reactivity
Isotype / Light Chain
IgG2b / Kappa
Cellular Localization
Apical cell membrane, Cell junction, Cell membrane, Cell projection, Invadopodium membrane, Lamellipodium membrane, Membrane raft, Secreted
Gene Name
Positive Control
HEP-G2 cells and lymphocytes. Lymph nodes and tonsils., YT
Human T cell clone
Alternate Names
Dipeptidyl peptidase 4, ADABP, Adenosine deaminase complexing protein 2, Dipeptidyl peptidase IV, T-cell activation antigen CD26, TP103, ADA-binding protein (ADABP); Adenosine deaminase complexing protein 2 (ADCP-2); Dipeptidyl peptidase 4; Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 soluble form; Dipeptidyl peptidase IV membrane form; Dipeptidyl peptidase IV soluble form; Dipeptidyl peptidase, intestinal; Dipeptidylpeptidase 4; Dipeptidylpeptidase IV; DPP4; DPPIV; Intestinal dipeptidyl peptidase; T-cell activation antigen CD26; TP103

Database Links

Entrez Gene ID

Additional Information

Chromosome Location
Mol. Weight of Antigen


  • Cell surface glycoprotein receptor involved in the costimulatory signal essential for T-cell receptor (TCR)-mediated T-cell activation (PubMed:10951221, PubMed:10900005, PubMed:11772392, PubMed:17287217). Acts as a positive regulator of T-cell coactivation, by binding at least ADA, CAV1, IGF2R, and PTPRC (PubMed:10951221, PubMed:10900005, PubMed:11772392, PubMed:14691230). Its binding to CAV1 and CARD11 induces T-cell proliferation and NF-kappa-B activation in a T-cell receptor/CD3-dependent manner (PubMed:17287217). Its interaction with ADA also regulates lymphocyte-epithelial cell adhesion (PubMed:11772392). In association with FAP is involved in the pericellular proteolysis of the extracellular matrix (ECM), the migration and invasion of endothelial cells into the ECM (PubMed:16651416, PubMed:10593948). May be involved in the promotion of lymphatic endothelial cells adhesion, migration and tube formation (PubMed:18708048). When overexpressed, enhanced cell proliferation, a process inhibited by GPC3 (PubMed:17549790). Acts also as a serine exopeptidase with a dipeptidyl peptidase activity that regulates various physiological processes by cleaving peptides in the circulation, including many chemokines, mitogenic growth factors, neuropeptides and peptide hormones such as brain natriuretic peptide 32 (PubMed:16254193, PubMed:10570924). Removes N-terminal dipeptides sequentially from polypeptides having unsubstituted N-termini provided that the penultimate residue is proline (PubMed:10593948).
  • (Microbial infection) Acts as a receptor for human coronavirus MERS-CoV-2.

Key References

  • Kishimoto T. et al., eds. Leukocyte Typing VI, p478-489 and p1128, Garland Publishing, Inc, New York and London, 1997.

PubMed Links

Storage & Stability

Antibody with azide - store at 2 to 8°C. Antibody without azide - store at -20 to -80°C. Antibody is stable for 24 months. Non-hazardous. No MSDS required.


This antibody is available for research use only and is not approved for use in diagnosis.

Supplied as

200ug/ml of Ab Purified from Bioreactor Concentrate by Protein A/G. Prepared in 10mM PBS with 0.05% BSA & 0.05% azide. Also available WITHOUT BSA & azide at 1.0mg/ml.


There are no warranties, expressed or implied, which extend beyond this description. Company is not liable for any personal injury or economic loss resulting from this product.


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