• Product name

    Anti-Avian Influenza Matrix Protein I antibody
    See all Avian Influenza Matrix Protein I primary antibodies
  • Description

    Rabbit polyclonal to Avian Influenza Matrix Protein I
  • Host species

  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: WB, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity

    Reacts with: Other species
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide:


    , corresponding to amino acids 9-28 of Chicken Avian Influenza Matrix Protein 1.

  • Positive control

    • Recombinant fusion protein.


  • Form

  • Storage instructions

    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
  • Storage buffer

    Preservative: 0.05% Sodium azide
    Constituent: 0.05% BSA
  • Concentration information loading...
  • Purity

    Protein G purified
  • Purification notes

    This antibody was purified by chromatography.
  • Clonality

  • Isotype

  • Research areas


Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab25918 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
WB Use a concentration of 0.5 - 2 µg/ml. Predicted molecular weight: 27 kDa.
ICC/IF 1/10.


  • Relevance

    An H6N1 influenza virus was isolated from a green-winged teal during the H5N1 outbreak in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) in 1997. This virus possesses similar genes encoding internal proteins as in the human H5N1 and H9N2 influenza viruses. In 1999, influenza viruses from quail infected two humans in Hong Kong, suggesting the potential for avian influenza viruses to cross the species barrier and infect humans without prior reassortment in an intermediate host, such as the pig. The common features shared by H5N1 and H9N2 influenza viruses isolated from humans are the genes encoding the proteins of the replicating complex, the matrix protein (M) gene, the nonstructural protein (NS) gene, N1 neuraminidase (NA), This virus essentially represents the reemergence of the H5N1 influenza viruses with a different hemagglutinin (HA).
  • Alternative names

    • M antibody
    • M1 antibody
    • M1 matrix protein 1 antibody
    • Matrix protein 1 antibody


  • All lanes : Anti-Avian Influenza Matrix Protein I antibody (ab25918) at 0.5 µg/ml (Western blot analysis of Avian Flu Matrix Protein 1.)

    Lane 1 : Recombinant fusion protein containing amino acids 9-28 (A). at 0.1 µg
    Lane 2 : Fusion partner without these amino acids (B).

    Predicted band size: 27 kDa

  • Immunofluoroscence staining of influenza infected MDCK cells using ab25918 at 1/10 dilution. Image courtesy of Catherine Thompson, The University of Reading.


This product has been referenced in:

  • Mizuno K  et al. Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors regulate type 1 inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate receptor expression via calmodulin kinase IV activation. J Neurosci Res 93:660-5 (2015). Flow Cyt ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 25430056) »
  • Lin SC  et al. Broader Neutralizing Antibodies against H5N1 Viruses Using Prime-Boost Immunization of Hyperglycosylated Hemagglutinin DNA and Virus-Like Particles. PLoS One 7:e39075 (2012). WB . Read more (PubMed: 22720032) »
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