Cat.No. HYB 182-01
Mouse monoclonal antibody
HYB 182-01 is specific for chicken MBL (mannan-binding lectin).
MBL purified from chicken plasma
Available in 200 µL and 1 mL size.1 mg/mL +/- 15%. See Certificate of Analysis for details.
Mannan-binding lectin (MBL) belongs to the C-type family of collectins. It functions as an opsonin which activates complement on binding to microbial polysaccharides. Studies on chicken MBL are described in reference (1, 2).
1. Juul-Madsen HR, Munch M, Handberg KJ, Sorensen P, Johnson AA, Norup LR, Jorgensen PH (2003) Serum levels of mannan-binding lectin in chickens prior to and during experimental infection with avian infectious bronchitis virus. Poult Sci 82:235-241.
2. Nielsen OL, Jorgensen PH, Hedemand J, Jensenius JC, Koch C, Laursen SB (1998) Immunohistochemical investigation of the tissue distribution of mannan-binding lectin in non-infected and virus-infected chickens. Immunology 94:122-128.