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Semi-purified viral lysate (Edmonston Strain) presented in stabilizing buffer. Contains intact viral particles and nucleocapsid antigens. Inactivated by gamma irradiation
Measles is part of the family Paramyxoviridae, Morbillivirus; It is a 300 nm diameter, enveloped; single-stranded RNA. Acute disease with prodromal fever, conjunctivitis, coryza, cough and Koplik spots on the buccal mucosa; red blotchy rash appears in 3 –7 days, beginning on the face and becoming generalized, lasting 4 – 7 days; leukopenia; more severe in infants and adults; bacterial superinfection.
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Inactivation & Safety — Each lot of antigen is inactivated using gamma radiation and this inactivation verified using a sensitive tissue culture based infectivity assay.
Applications — IgG and IgM ELISA, Western Blot, Lymphocyte proliferation assays.
Each antigen lot is tested for potency using ELISA, and compared to a reference antigen. This ensures the amount of viral protein in each batch is consistent. The total protein concentration reported includes both viral and non-viral proteins, with the ratio dependent on the purity of the antigen. View our Quality Policy and ISO Certification.