Protein Name & Synonyms:
Immunohistology - Frozen, Immunofluorescence, Immunohistology - Paraffin
This product stains serotonin containing cells in human ileum and also stains primary and metastatic carcinoid tumours containing serotonin.
Serotonin (also known as 5-hydroxytryptamine or 5-HT) is a biochemical messenger and neurotransmitter synthesized from L-tryptophan. Serotonin has a range of functions, including regulation of gastric motility, and may be related to some psychiatric disorders including schizophrenia and depression.
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.
Serum - liquid
Synthetic Serotonin, conjugated to bovine Thyroglobulin.