Mouse Anti-Influenza B

Mouse Anti-Influenza B
CODE:  DS-MB-03439

Product Specifications

0.2 mg

Protein Information

Protein Name & Synonyms:
Influenza B
Target Species:
  • Viral

Antibody Specifications

Immunohistology - Frozen, Immunofluorescence
Concentration (lot specific):
Ig concentration 1.0 mg/ml
Species Reactivity:


This product exhibits nuclear staining in immunofluoresence and is therefore thought to recognize a nuclear protein.

Influenza virus type B is a genus in the virus family Orthomyxoviridae, responsible for acute respiratory illnesses in humans. It varies antigenically from influenza virus types A and C and is not divided into any subtypes.
The gradual evolution of Influenza virus type B occurs via a series of mutations known as antigenic drift, in the surface glycoprotein hemagglutinin (HA), enabling the virus to evade the immune system and potentially re-infect the same host. HA glycoproteins from the Influenza virus type B are included in the annually updated trivalent flu vaccine, along with the Influenza virus type A subtypes H3N2 and H1N1.


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.


Supplied as:
Purified IgG - liquid
Phosphate buffered saline
Format Type:


Influenza B virus preparation
0.09%Sodium Azide (NaN3)
12 months from the date of shipment when stored properly.