Purified lipoteichoic acid - liquid
Concentration (lot specific):
ELISA (10 ng - 1ug/well)
Protein Name & Synonyms:
Native lipoteichoic acid (LTA) purified from Staphylococcus aureus.LTA is a linear polymer of phosphodiester-linked glycerol phosphate covalently attached to lipid. The lipid binds hydrophobically to the cell membrane and the polyglycerol phosphate portion extends into the cell wall. The biological role of LTA is not fully understood but when expressed on the cell exterior it is thought to act as an adhesin.CAS Number: 56411-57-5
Store at -20°C only.
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. This protein may be stored for2 months from date of dispatch.