Anti-Influenza A Virus Nucleoprotein antibody [9G8] (ab43821)


  • Product name
    Anti-Influenza A Virus Nucleoprotein antibody [9G8]
    See all Influenza A Virus Nucleoprotein primary antibodies
  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [9G8] to Influenza A Virus Nucleoprotein
  • Specificity
    Recognizes Nucleoprotein of Influenza A virus group specific antigen (H0N1, H1N1, H2N2 and H3N2).
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: ELISA, WB, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Influenza A. No cross-reactivity with influenza B or with other respiratory viruses.
  • Immunogen

    Recombinant full length protein corresponding to Influenza A Virus Nucleoprotein.


  • Form
  • Storage instructions
    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
  • Storage buffer
    Constituents: 0.75% Glycine, 1.21% Tris, 2% Sucrose
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  • Purity
    Protein A purified
  • Clonality
  • Clone number
  • Isotype
  • Light chain type
  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab43821 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
ELISA 1/2000 - 1/10000.
WB 1/200 - 1/1000.
ICC/IF 1/100 - 1/500.

On infected cells 


  • Relevance
    The nucleoprotein (NP) of Influenza virus encapsulates the negative strand of the viral RNA and is essential for replicative transcription. It may also be involved in other essential functions throughout the virus life cycle. As well as binding ssRNA, NP is able to self associate to form large oligomeric complexes. NP is able to interact with a variety of other macromolecules of both viral and cellular origins. It binds the PB1 and PB2 subunits of the polymerase and the matrix protein M1. "NP has also been shown to interact with at least four cellular polypeptide families: nuclear import receptors of the importin class, filamentous (F) actin, the nuclear export receptor CRM1 and a DEAD box helicase BAT1/UAP56" (Portela et al 2002).
  • Cellular localization
    Host cell nucleus
  • Alternative names
    • Common flu NP antibody
    • Influenza A virus NP antibody
    • NP antibody
    • Nucleocapsid protein antibody
    • Nucleoprotein antibody
    • Protein N antibody
    • Seasonal Influenza A (H1N1) Nucleocapsid Protein antibody
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References for Anti-Influenza A Virus Nucleoprotein antibody [9G8] (ab43821)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Seo YJ  et al. Sphingosine kinase 1 serves as a pro-viral factor by regulating viral RNA synthesis and nuclear export of viral ribonucleoprotein complex upon influenza virus infection. PLoS One 8:e75005 (2013). WB . Read more (PubMed: 24137500) »
  • Dimmock NJ  et al. Comparison of the protection of ferrets against pandemic 2009 influenza A virus (H1N1) by 244 DI influenza virus and oseltamivir. Antiviral Res 96:376-85 (2012). Read more (PubMed: 23041142) »

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ab43821 has been produced using a recombinant inlfuenza A protein produced in MDCK (Madin-Darby Canine Kidney) cells.


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