Mouse monoclonal antibody (cl. 8H4) to mumps virus nucleocapsid protein

Description: Mouse monoclonal antibody (clone 8H4) to mumps virus nucleoprotein. Primary antibody, unconjugated.

Clone: 8H4

Host: mouse

Subclass: IgG2b

Immunogen: mumps virus recombinant nucleoprotein expressed in S. cerevisiae, Mu-rNP (product code 12MuNP-ASc).

Tested applications: ELISA, immunofluorescence (IF).

Immunofluorescence staining of mumps virus infected Vero cells
with monoclonal antibody 8H4 (Cat. code 18MAk-Mu-8H4).


Recommended starting dilutions: ELISA 1/1000-1/10000; IF 1/20-1/200. Optimal concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Purity: Protein A purified

Form: PBS with 0.1% sodium azide

Concentration: 1 mg/ml

Storage conditions: This product is stable at +2 – +8°C for 2-3 weeks. For a long-term storage the antibody can be stored at -20°C or -80°C (avoid freeze / thaw cycle). Alternatively, in 50% glycerol at -20°C.

Conditions of shipping: Blue ice (0-8°C). Shipment costs: 70 €.

Additional info: This antibody has been tested on 3 different mumps virus strains isolated in the UK: 55799-98, SJ801-95 and Gloucester.

Availability: can be prepared for shipment in 2 weeks.


Size Catalogue No. Price
100 μg (100 μl) 18MAk-Mu-8H4-C 375 € Inquiry / Order
500 μg 18MAk-Mu-8H4-D 1575 €
1 mg 18MAk-Mu-8H4-M 2500 €

+Shipment cost: 70 €.


1. Samuel D, Sasnauskas K, Jin L, Beard S, Zvirbliene A, Gedvilaite A, Cohen B: High level expression of recombinant mumps nucleoprotein in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and its evaluation in mumps IgM serology. J Med Virol. 2002; 66(1):123-130.

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