Recombinant Antigens

HIV1 gp41b (USA type) 

HIV1 gp41b (USA type)
AGHIV1b-2
1Product overview
Protein type
 recombinant Ag
Application
 Lateral flow, ELSA, Western blot
2Product specification
HostEscherichia coli
Purity
 > 95%
Molcular weight
30kDa
Form/Buffer
 Liquid/10mM Carbonate buffer, 0.1% sodiumazide(NaN3), pH9.6
Concentration
 > 3.0mg/ml
3Storage & Safety
Storage

* Short term storage : Store at 4℃ 

* Long term storage : Aliquot and store at below -20℃ 

* Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles.

4General information
Note

Gp41 also known as glycoprotein 41 is a subunit of the envelope protein complex of retroviruses, including human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). 


Gp41 is a transmembrane protein that contains several sites within its ectodomain that is required for infection of host cells. 


GP41b-2 is one of the isolation in United state and group m subtype B


Due to its importance in host cell infection, it has also received much attention as a potential target for HIV serological test for diagnosis.