Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Scientific Community
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article

New Monoclonal Antibodies to Mumps Virus

Published: Friday, April 18, 2014
Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
Bookmark and Share
3 New monoclonal antibodies function in ELISA and IFA.

Mumps virus is a common childhood disease that is highly contagious. Transmission is by aerosol and direct contact.

Symptoms include swelling of the salivary and parotid glands. It is a vaccine-preventable disease, however recent outbreaks have occurred in the US due to unvaccinated clusters.

ViroStat has released 3 New monoclonal antibodies to this virus. They are specific to the highly conserved and abundant nucleoprotein (NP). These new antibodies function in ELISA and IFA and serve as excellent research tools.

Further Information

Join For Free

Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 3,500+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More than 5,200+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters

Sign In

Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Scientific News
Point of Care Diagnostics - A Cautious Revolution
Advances in molecular biology, coupled with the miniaturization and improved sensitivity of assays and devices in general, have enabled a new wave of point-of-care (POC) or “bedside” diagnostics.
Ebola-Affected Countries Receive NIH Support
The National Institutes of Health has established a new program to further research capacity to study Ebola and other epidemics.
Skin Patch to Treat Peanut Allergy
NIH-funded study suggests peanut protein patch is a safe and convenient method of treatment.
Scientists Uncover Why Hepatitis C Vaccine is Difficult to Make
Scientists have uncovered one reason why a successful hepatitis C vaccine continues to be elusive.
Molecular Origins of Dust Mite Allergy Discovered
Scientists have identified molecules of house dust mites that are targeted by the immune system of children, developing allergic rhinitis and asthma.
Immunotherapy Technique Holds Promise for Curing Food Allergies
Scientists develop immunotherapy technique that almost eliminating allergic response and anaphylactic response in food-allergic mice.
Antibodies from Ebola Survivors Neutralize Virus, Protect Lab Mice
Scientists discover antiboides generated from the blood of Ebola survivors can strongly combat the virus in the lab.
Using CRISPR to Accelerate Search for HIV Cure
Gene-editing platform makes it easier to create HIV-resistant immune cells.
Sustained SIV Remission Achieved in Monkeys
Experimental treatment boosts monkey immune system to force SIV into sustained remission.
Rare Immunodeficiency Yields Unexpected Insights
Scientists uncover previously unknown gene mutation revealing the role of a key molecule involved in immune cell development.
Skyscraper Banner

SELECTBIO Market Reports
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
3,500+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
5,200+ scientific videos