|ELISA (ELISA)||Assay Dependent|
|Immunofluorescence (IF)||Assay Dependent|
|Tested Species reactivity||Bacteria|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Whole cell blend of multiple Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes|
|Storage buffer||PBS, pH 7.2|
|Contains||0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||Store at 4°C short term. For long term storage, store at -20°C, avoiding freeze/thaw cycles.|
PA1-27208 detects Streptococcus pneumoniae surface antigen types 3,4,6,7,9, 14, 18, 19, and 23.
PA1-27208 has been successfully used in immunofluorescence procedures.
The PA1-27208 immunogen is whole cell blend of multiple Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes
There are more than 85 antigenic types of S. pneumoniae, which are determined by capsule antigens. Altough S. pneumoniae is part of the normal respiratory flora, invasion commonly results in pneumonia as well as meningitis. S. pneumoniae is protected from phagocytosis by its polysaccharide capsule which is also a prominent virulence factor. Infections can usually be treated with antibiotics, although resistant strains are emerging.
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Protein Aliases: Pneumococcus; S. pneumoniae
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