Anti-Parainfluenza Virus type 2 and 3 antibody (FITC) (ab20310)

Overview

  • Product name
    Anti-Parainfluenza Virus type 2 and 3 antibody (FITC)
    See all Parainfluenza Virus type 2 and 3 primary antibodies
  • Description
    Goat polyclonal to Parainfluenza Virus type 2 and 3 (FITC)
  • Conjugation
    FITC. Ex: 493nm, Em: 528nm
  • Specificity
    All structural antigens. Cross-reacts with type 2. Minimal reactivity with type 1. Does not react with HEp-2 cells by indirect immunofluorescence. Some cross reactivity with bovine para-3 (<1:400) & canine para (<1,000).
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: ELISAmore details
  • Species reactivity
    All structural antigens. Cross-reacts with Parainfluenza type 2 but has shown minimal reactivity with Parainfluenza type 1. Does not react with HEp-2 cells by indirect immunofluorescence. Some cross reactivity with bovine Parainfluenza-3 and canine Parainfluenza.
  • Immunogen

    Human isolate, type 3.

Properties

  • Form
    Liquid
  • Storage instructions
    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C.
  • Storage buffer
    Preservative: 0.1% Sodium Azide
    Constituents: 10mg/ml BSA, 0.01M PBS, pH 7.2
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  • Purity
    IgG fraction
  • Purification notes
    IgG fraction covalently coupled with highly purity Isomer I of fluorescein isothiocyanate. Care is taken to ensure complete removal of any free fluorescein from the final product.
  • Clonality
    Polyclonal
  • Isotype
    IgG
  • Research areas

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab20310 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
  • Application notes
    ELISA: Use at an assay dependent dilution.
    Direct FA staining of target antigens in a permissive tissue culture system.
    A working dilution must be determined by the user but a starting range of
    1:10 - 1:50 is suggested.
    Acetone fixation of the antigen source is recommended prior to staining.

    Not tested in other applications.
    Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
  • Target

    • Relevance
      Parainfluenza viruses belong to the genus Paramyxovirus of the family Paramyxoviridae. They are enveloped viruses with a single-strand RNA genome of negative polarity and range in diameter from 150 to 200 nm. Four types of parainfluenza viruses have been identified. Types 1 and 2 are major causes of laryngotracheo-bronchitis (croup), with greatest severity in children ages 2 to 4 years. Type 3 infection can also lead to croup but, most notably, is a major cause of infant bronchiolitis, pneumonia, and hospitalization. Infection from type 3 virus is most severe in infants less than 1 year old. Parainfluenza type 4 has been associated only with mild upper respiratory illness in adults and children.

    References for Anti-Parainfluenza Virus type 2 and 3 antibody (FITC) (ab20310)

    ab20310 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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