Anti-HPV18 L1 antibody [M8011538] (ab31492)


  • Product name
    Anti-HPV18 L1 antibody [M8011538]
    See all HPV18 L1 primary antibodies
  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [M8011538] to HPV18 L1
  • Host species
  • Specificity
    This antibody recognizes the major capsid protein L1. The clone number has been updated from (8.F.324) to (M8011538) both clone numbers name the same antibody clone. Crossreactivity: HPV 16.
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human papillomavirus
  • Immunogen

    Tissue, cells or virus corresponding to HPV18 L1. Human Papilloma Virus type 18.

  • General notes

    Abcam is committed to meeting high standards of ethical manufacturing and has decided to discontinue this product by June 2019 as it has been generated by the ascites method. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. 



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab31492 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 at an assay dependent concentration. Detects a band of approximately 58 kDa.


  • Relevance
    L1 is a major capsid protein of type 18 human papilloma virus. Infection with specific types of HPV has been associated with an increased risk of developing cervical neoplasia. HPV types 6 and 11 have been associated with relatively benign diseases such as genital warts but types 16 and 18 are strongly associated with cervical, vaginal, and vulvar malignancies.
  • Cellular localization
  • Database links
    • Alternative names
      • L1 antibody
      • HPV18 major capsid protein L1 antibody
      • Human papilloma virus type 18 major capsid protein L1 antibody
      • Human papillomavirus type 18 L1 antibody
      • Human papillomavirus type 18 major capsid protein L1 antibody
      • Major capsid protein L1 antibody
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    ab31492 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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