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Anti-Lectin, Triticum vulgaris antibody produced in rabbit

fractionated antiserum, lyophilized powder

Synonym: Anti-WGA, Anti-Wheat germ lectin



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biological source   rabbit
antibody form   fractionated antiserum
antibody product type   primary antibodies
clone   polyclonal
form   lyophilized powder
species reactivity   Triticum vulgaris
packaging   vial of 2 mL
application(s)   indirect ELISA: 1:50,000
conjugate   unconjugated
storage temp.   2-8°C



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Target description

Lectins are highly specific carbohydrate binding proteins useful in carbohydrate and cell membrane studies, as well as cell agglutination and typing techniques.


Wheat Germ lectin (WGA)


Reconstitute with 2 ml deionized water.

Physical form

Lyophilized from 0.01 M phosphate buffered saline, pH 7.2


Anti-Lectin, Triticum vulgaris antibody produced in rabbit was used in immunolabeling experiments.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Wheat germ agglutinin is a lectin isolated from Triticum vulgaris that has affinity for chitin oligosaccharides, peptidoglycans and glycolipids via sialic acid residues. It is not specific for human blood groups and has been identified as antagonists of botulinum and tetanus toxins.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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