Product nameAnti-Giardia lamblia antibody
See all Giardia lamblia primary antibodies
DescriptionGoat polyclonal to Giardia lamblia
SpecificityAb28344 recognises Giardia lamblia intact cysts.
Tested applicationsSuitable for: ELISA, ICC/IFmore details
Species reactivityReacts with Giardia lamblia. Also cross reacts with a rod shaped microorganism found in rodent feaces. Not yet tested in other species.
Tissue/ cell preparation: Purified Giardia lamblia cysts.
Storage instructionsShipped 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 bufferpH: 7.20
Preservative: 0.1% Sodium azide
Constituent: 0.0268% PBS
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Purification notesAb28344 is >95% pure. Purification was by sodium sulfate precipitation and ion exchange chromatography.
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab28344 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
IFA: Use at an assay dependent dilution.
Not yet tested in other applications.
Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
RelevanceGiardiasisis a diarrhoeal illness caused by a single celled microscopic protozoan parasite ,Giardia lamblia, also known as Giardia intestinalis. Giardia lamblia exists in two forms, an active form called a trophozoite, and an inactive form called a cyst. The active trophozoite attaches to the lining of the small intestine and is responsible for causing the signs and symptoms of giardiasis. The trophozoite cannot live long outside of the body and spread of infection is via the cyst which is excreted in the host's faeces. When it is ingested, stomach acid activates the cyst, and the cyst develops into the disease causing trophozoite in the new host. Giardiasis is diagnosed by finding cysts or trophozoites in the faeces.
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ab28344 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.