7.3 (anti-MSP1-42/36 - Blocks 6 to 16)
Recognises a conformational epitope in the C-terminal half of MSP1 - allele specific recognition of K1/Wellcome type isolates but not NF54/MAD20. See McBride et al (1985) for details of strain reactivity (Table III therein)
MSP-1 (Wellcome) (MSP1-42/36)
Dr. Jana McBride
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised by immunisation with schizont extracts (Thai K1 isolate)
UK Biosafety level:
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