12.1 (anti-MSP1 Block 4b)
Recognises MSP-1 Block 4, C-terminal half, with the epitope sequence 334-PLPENKKKEVEG-345. This sequence is found in the MAD20 isolate. See Miller et al., 1993 Mol. Biochem. Parasitol. 59:1-14 for details of MSP-1 sequence variation
MSP-1 Block 4 (MAD20)
Dr. Jana McBride
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised by immunisation with schizont extracts
UK Biosafety level:
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