The PA1-73109 antibody reacts with Hepatitis C virus NS5 antigen.
PA1-73109 has been successfully used in ELISA, and Western blot applications.
The PA1-73109 antibody was raised against recombinant NS5 (genotype 1a).
Recommended short term storage, less than 6 months, is at 2-8°C. For longer term storage, aliquot and freeze.
HCV is a positive, single-stranded RNA virus in the Flaviviridae family. The genome is approximately 10,000 nucleotides and encodes a single polyprotein of about 3,000 amino acids. The polyprotein is processed by host cell and viral proteases into three major structural proteins and several non-structural protein necessary for viral replication. Several different genotypes of HCV with slightly different genomic sequences have since been identified that correlate with differences in response to treatment with interferon alpha.
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Protein Aliases: HCV; HCV NS5; HepC; HepC NS5; NICE-3