Storage and shipping
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.Isotype or positive controls by peptides, antibodies and deactivated samples.Positive controls are the same as the target vector or antibody or protein and can be spiked to the sample before the analysis starts.
If you buy Antibodies supplied by Detroit R&D they should be stored frozen at - 24°C for long term storage and for short term at + 5°C.
Rats are used to make rat monoclonal anti mouse antibodies. There are less rat- than mouse clones however. Rats genes from rodents of the genus Rattus norvegicus are often studied in vivo as a model of human genes in Sprague-Dawley or Wistar rats.