Rat macrophage lysosomal membrane antigen recognized by monoclonal antibody ED1.

Rat macrophage lysosomal membrane antigen recognized by monoclonal antibody ED1.

The monoclonal antibody (mAb) ED1 is getting used extensively as a marker for rat macrophages. The distribution of the acknowledged antigen in tissues and remoted cells strongly helps this use as a macrophage marker, because the majority of macrophages are acknowledged and solely seldomly are different cell sorts stained by mAb ED1. Within the current