Goat Anti-Human Haptoglobin

Goat Anti-Human Haptoglobin
CODE:  129-10334

Antigen Information

Protein Name & Synonyms:
Haptoglobin
Target Species:
  • Human

Antibody Specifications

Applications:
Turbidimetry
Host Species:
Goat
Species Reactivity:
Human

Specificity

This product recognizes human haptoglobin, a protein expressed by the liver and secreted in plasma.

Haptoglobin combines with free plasma hemoglobin, preventing loss of iron through the kidneys and protecting the kidneys from damage by hemoglobin, while making the hemoglobin accessible to degradative enzymes.

This reagent is available in bulk quantities and may be made available in other formats. Please enquire for further details.

Storage/Stability

Store at +4 °C or at -20 °C if preferred.
Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
This product should be stored undiluted. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
If stored in this manner, this product is stable for 18 months after receipt.

Format

Supplied as:
Serum - liquid
Formulation:
TRIS buffered saline
Format Type:
Serum

Preparation

Antisera to Human Haptoglobin were raised by repeated immunisation of goats with highly purified antigen.

Immunogen:
Purified human haptoglobin
Preservative:
0.09% Sodium Azide (NaN3)