Ventana Medical Systems' (Ventana) CONFIRM anti-CD5 (SP19) Rabbit Monoclonal Primary Antibody is directed against human CD5 expressed on the plasma membrane of virtually all human T cells and the B1a subset of human B cells found in the follicular mantle zones, bone marrow and peripheral blood. Staining CD5 is commonly used as part of several IHC panels to determine T cell and B cell sub-classifications. CD5 may be used to aid in the identification of T cell lymphomas, and certain B cell lymphomas, including mantle cell lymphoma. The antibody is intended for qualitative staining in sections of formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue.
This product should be interpreted by a qualified pathologist in conjunction with histological examination, relevant clinical information and proper controls.
This antibody is intended for in vitro diagnostic (IVD) use.