Protein Name & Synonyms:
C. trachomatis Elementary Bodies
Suitable for use in direct IFA. Acetone fixation of the antigen source is recommended prior to staining.
Bacterial, Chlamydia trachomatis
Purified elementary bodies, disrupted. Cross-reacts with Chlamydia psittacii & Chlamydia pneumoniae (TWAR). Negative against HEp-2 cells and egg yolk sac. All antigens of strain L2
Short-term (up to 6 months) store at 2-8°C under subdued light. Long term, aliquot and store at -20 °C. Avoid multiple freeze/thaw cycles.
L2 and other serovar groups
0.01M PBS, pH7.2 containing 10 mg/ml BSA
0.1% Sodium azide
12 months from the date of shipment when stored properly.