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Contributor Information

  • Name Michael Apicella
  • Institute The University of Iowa

Tool Details

  • Tool name: Anti-PS epitope (H. influenzae) [6E4]
  • Tool type: Antibodies
  • Class: Monoclonal
  • Conjugate: Unconjugated
  • Reactivity: Haemophilus influenzae
  • Host: Mouse
  • Description: H. influenzae is a highly contagious human pathogen. It is a normal commensal of the upper respiratory tract, but can cause invasive disease including septicemia, pneumonia, and meningitis. Useful for researchers studying influenzae interactions with mammalian cells during infections.
  • Isotype: IgG2b/G3 kappa
  • Research area: Bacteriology ; Immunology ; Microbiology

  • For Research Use Only

Target Details

  • Target: LPS epitope, 2-Keto-3-Deoxyoctulosonic acid
  • Target background: H. influenzae is a highly contagious human pathogen. It is a normal commensal of the upper respiratory tract, but can cause invasive disease including septicemia, pneumonia, and meningitis.

Application Details

Handling

  • Format: Liquid
  • Concentration: 1mg/ml
  • Storage buffer: PBS with 0.02% azide
  • Storage conditions: -15°C to -25°C
  • Shipping conditions: Shipping at 4°C

Documentation

  • Available on request

References

  •   Cho et al. 2015. Infect Immun. 83(3):950-7. PMID: 25547799.
  •   Role of the nuclease of nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae in dispersal of organisms from biofilms.
  •   Spinola et al. 1990. Infect Immun. 58(6):1558-64. PMID: 1692806.
  •   Cloning and expression in Escherichia coli of a Haemophilus influenzae type b lipooligosaccharide synthesis gene(s) that encodes a 2-keto-3-deoxyoctulosonic acid epitope.