Astrovirus Type 1

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Astrovirus Type 1

Product Type
Antigen
Product CodeApplicationsDatasheetMSDSPack SizeList PriceQuantity
MPP019A E 0.2 ml
Astrovirus belongs to the Astroviridae viral family. It is a single stranded RNA virus in a non-enveloped icosahedral capsid. In humans, Astrovirus causes gastroenteritis, characterized by diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, fever and abdominal pain. Infection is common, usually not severe and often asymptomatic.

MPP019A is a concentrated source of Astrovirus particles and Astrovirus proteins from a lysate of host cells.

Product Details

Target Species
Viral
Product Form
Inactivated astrovirus type 1, strain A88/2 - liquid
Preparation
Astrovirus type 1 strain A88/2 is inactivated by propiolactone treatment
Buffer Solution
Phosphate buffered saline
Preservative Stabilisers
None present
Activity
This product has been rendered inactive by standard procedures. However this material should still be handled as infectious and should be disposed of appropriately.
Purity
Cell lysate

Storage Information

Storage
Store at -70oC.
Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
This product should be stored undiluted. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the protein.
Shelf Life
18 months from date of despatch

More Information

Regulatory
For research purposes only

Applications of Astrovirus Type 1

This product has been reported to work in the following applications. This information is derived from testing within our laboratories, peer-reviewed publications or personal communications from the originators. Please refer to references indicated for further information. For general protocol recommendations, please visit the antibody protocols page.
Application Name Verified Min Dilution Max Dilution
ELISA
Where this product has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrates the product for use in their own system using appropriate negative/positive controls.