Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
NP1, NP 1, NP-1, alpha-defensin-1, alpha defensin1, alpha defensin 1, alpha defensin
Human alpha-defensin-1 (NP-1) is an antimicrobial peptide which belongs to the distinct family of alpha-defensins. Human NP-1 is a 3.4 kDa protein containing 30 amino acid residues.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
E. coli expressed human NP-1
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) antigen affinity purified goat anti-human NP-1 polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 50% glycerol, and 0.02% thimerosal.
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Western blot, ELISA
Western blot analysis (0.5-1 µg/ml) and ELISA (2-4 µg/ml). However, the optimal conditions should be determined individually.
Shelf time: 12 months in temp.: -20 deg.C
How to handle this antibody:
The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
This antibody needs to be stored at + 4°C in a fridge short term in a concentrated dilution. Freeze thaw will destroy a percentage in every cycle and should be avoided.
If you buy Antibodies supplied by Biovision they should be stored frozen at - 24°C for long term storage and for short term at + 5°C.