• Product name

    Normal Chicken Serum (sterile)
  • Description

    Normal Chicken Serum (sterile)
  • Host species

  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: Blocking, IHC-P, IHC-Frmore details
  • General notes

    Chicken serum for blocking in antibody-based applications or use as an antibody diluent. From mixed sex mixed strain chickens. Origin: North America.

    Concentration not determined.

    Purity: Whole antiserum

    Sterilization: This product was aseptically filtered through a 0.22 micron filter into clean, pre-sterilized containers. The product was tested on trypticase soy agar for 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours and was found to be negative for bacteria.



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab7477 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
Blocking Use at an assay dependent concentration.
IHC-P Use at an assay dependent concentration.
IHC-Fr Use at an assay dependent concentration.


This product has been referenced in:

  • Evanno E  et al. Tri-methylation of H3K79 is decreased in TGF-ß1-induced epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition in lung cancer. Clin Epigenetics 9:80 (2017). Read more (PubMed: 28804523) »
  • Lachke SA  et al. The cell adhesion gene PVRL3 is associated with congenital ocular defects. Hum Genet : (2011). Blocking, IHC-Fr . Read more (PubMed: 21769484) »
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Customer reviews and Q&As

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Thank you fory our enquiry which has been forwarded to the Scientific support team. I am sorry it has taken a few days to obtain this information and I appreciate your patience.

I can confirm that this chicken serum ab7477 Chicken Serumis raw sterile frozen serum processed from blooddrawn from healthy animals without apparent signs of disease in USDA inspected facilities. No specific pathogen testing is performed on the serum.

I hope this will be helpful. Please feel free to contact me for additional assistance or if you have any other questions regarding this issue.

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Thank you for your enquiry. I can confirm that most batches of ab7477 Chicken Serum (sterile) are not heat inactivated. However, a few batches are heat inactivated. If you wish to be sure, I can recommend to contact us with the batch number and we will be pleased to check this for you. I hope this will be helpful. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Thank you for your enquiry. According to; "Avian IgY Antibody In vitro and in vivo" BY DAVID CARLANDER the IgY concentration in chicken serum is approximately 5-7 mg/ml. Therefore I would like to recommend adusting your control experiments accordingly. http://products.legacyforlife.net/images/IgYCarlander.pdf#search=%22igy%20concentration%20chicken%20serum%22 I hope this information helps, please do not hesitate to contact us if you need any more advice or information.

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