Target Protein: RSV Nucleoprotein
Immunogen Range: 101-200/391
Source: KLH conjugated synthetic peptide derived from human Respiratory Syncytial Virus Nucleoprotein
Purification: Purified by Protein A.
Storage Buffer: Aqueous buffered solution containing 1% BSA, 50% glycerol and 0.09% sodium azide.
Storage Condition: Store at -20°C for 12 months..
Background: Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a major cause of respiratory illness in young children. RSV infection produces a variety of signs and symptoms involving different areas of the respiratory tract, from the nose to the lungs. RSV is a negative sense, enveloped RNA virus. The virion is variable in shape and size with average diameter of between 120 and 300 nm. The Nucleoprotein encapsidates the genome, protecting it from nucleases. The nucleocapsid (NC) has a helical structure. The encapsidated genomic RNA is termed the NC and serves as template for transcription and replication. During replication, encapsidation by protein N is coupled to RNA synthesis and all replicative products are resistant to nucleases.
Cross Reactive Species:
(Human respiratory syncytial virus A2)
For research use only. Not intended for diagnostic or therapeutic use.