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Anti-P. acnes mAb (PAB antibody)
Price ¥52,000
Size 100 µg/100 µL
Availability (in Japan) 10 or more
(In Japan at 17:30, Aug 10, 2022 in JST)
Clonality Monoclonal
Clone TMDU2
(Immunized Animal)
Mouse IgMκ
Applications WB 1 µg/mL  
IH 0.25 µg/mL  
Whole bacterial lysate of P. acnes (ATCC® 11828™)
Reactivity [Gene ID]

Other (P. acnes)

Storage buffer 1 mg/mL in PBS/50% glycerol, pH 7.2
Storage temp. -20°C
Conjugate Unlabeled
Manufacturer MBL
Alternative names Propionibacterium acnes, Cutibacterium acnes
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Product category Tools:Molecular pathology tools



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  1. Negi M et al. Localization of propionibacterium acnes in granulomas supports a possible etiologic link between sarcoidosis and the bacterium. Mod Pathol. 25, 1284-97 (2012)(PMID: 22596102
  2. Asahina A et al. Cutaneous sarcoidosis with livedoid lesions: evidence of the involvement of Propionibacterium acnes. J Dermatol. 40, 501-2 (2013) (PMID: 23731481
  3. Eishi Y. Etiologic link between sarcoidosis and Propionibacterium acnes. Respir Investig. 51, 56-68 (2013)(PMID: 23790733
  4. Eishi Y. Etiologic aspect of sarcoidosis as an allergic endogenous infection caused by Propionibacterium acnes. Biomed Res Int. 2013, 935289 (2013)(PMID: 23844371
  5. Takemori N et al. Successful treatment in a case of Propionibacterium acnes-associated sarcoidosis with clarithromycin administration: a case report. J Med Case Rep. 8, 15 (2014)(PMID: 24428939
  6. Omori M et al. Systemic sarcoidosis with bone marrow involvement showing Propionibacterium acnes in the lymph nodes. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 29, 2059-60 (2015)(PMID: 24909186
  7. Kokuho N et al. Pulmonary mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma associated with pulmonary sarcoidosis: a case report and literature review. Hum Pathol. 51, 57-63 (2016)(PMID: 27067783
  8. Shimamura S et al. Saddle nose with sarcoidosis: "A great imitator" of relapsing polychondritis. Mod Rheumatol. June 20, 1-5 (2016)(PMID: 27321667
  9. Yamamoto T et al. Transepidermal elimination of sarcoidal granuloma in the lesional skin of psoriasiform sarcoidosis. J Dermatol. 44, 100-101 (2017)(PMID: 27153773
  10. Werner JL et al. Induction of Pulmonary Granuloma Formation by Propionibacterium acnes Is Regulated by MyD88 and Nox2. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 56, 121-130 (2017)(PMID: 27607191
  11. Asakawa N et al. Immunohistochemical identification of Propionibacterium acnes in granuloma and inflammatory cells of myocardial tissues obtained from cardiac sarcoidosis patients. PLoS One 7, e0179980 (2017)(PMID: 28686683
  12. Akimoto J et al. Solitary tentorial sarcoid granuloma associated with Propionibacterium acnes infection: case report. J Neurosurg. 127, 687-690 (2017)(PMID: 27885956
  13. Goto H et al. Propionibacterium acnes as a possible pathogen of granuloma in patients with ocular sarcoidosis. Br J Ophthalmol. 101, 1510-1513 (2017)(PMID: 28270483
  14. Nagata K et al. Immunohistochemical Detection of Propionibacterium acnes in the Retinal Granulomas in Patients with Ocular Sarcoidosis. Sci Rep. 7, 15226 (2017)(PMID: 29123243
  15. Suzuki Y et al. Neonatal factors related to center variation in the incidence of late-onset circulatory collapse in extremely preterm infants. PLoS One 13, e0198518 (2018)(PMID: 29894475
  16. Yang G et al. Propionibacterium acnes-associated neurosarcoidosis: A case report with review of the literature. Neuropathology 38, 159-164 (2018)(PMID: 28856748
  17. Takama H et al. Granulomatous pigmented purpuric dermatosis containing Propionibacterium acnes. Eur J Dermatol. 28, 540-542 (2018) (PMID: 29976534
  18. Kuno T et al. Sarcoidosis of the fallopian tube: A rare case study with confirmed Propionibacterium acnes infection. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 45, 235-238 (2019) (PMID: 30178596
  19. Yamamoto K et al. Catalase expression of Propionibacterium acnes may contribute to intracellular persistence of the bacterium in sinus macrophages of lymph nodes affected by sarcoidosis. Immunol Res. 67, 182-193 (2019)(PMID: 31187451
  20. Amano E et al. Propionibacterium acnes-associated chronic hypertrophic pachymeningitis followed by refractory otitis media: a case report. BMC Neurol. 20, 11 (2020)(PMID: 31918670
  21. Takama H et al. Annular Sarcoidosis with Geographic Appearance in a Patient with Systemic Sarcoidosis. Acta Derm Venereol. 100, adv00182 (2020)(PMID: 32378725
  22. Kinoshita Y et al. Histological differences between sarcoidosis and lung cancer-related sarcoid reaction. Respir Investig. 58, 421-424 (2020)(PMID: 32482594
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  24. Sawahata M et al. Propionibacterium acnes-associated sarcoidosis complicated by acute bird-related hypersensitivity pneumonitis. BMC Pulm Med. 20, 288 (2020)(PMID: 33160347
  25. Okazaki F et al. A novel mutation in early-onset sarcoidosis/Blau syndrome: an association with Propionibacterium acnes. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 19, 18 (2021)(PMID: 33602264
  26. Beijer E et al. Presence of Propionibacterium acnes in granulomas associates with a chronic disease course in Dutch sarcoidosis patients. ERJ Open Res. 7, 00486-2020 (2021)(PMID: 33778053
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  • Abbreviations for applications:
    WB: Western Blotting, IH: Immunohistochemistry, IC: Immunocytochemistry, IP: Immunoprecipitation
    FCM: Flow Cytometry, NT: Neutralization, IF: Immunofluorescence, RIP: RNP Immunoprecipitation
    ChIP: Chromatin Immunoprecipitation, CoIP: Co-Immunoprecipitation
    DB: Dot Blotting, NB: Northern Blotting, RNA FISH: RNA Fluorescence in situ hybridization
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