Forgot your password?
New User?
Remember me
banner banner

You are here:Home » Antibodies » Antibodies-Biochemicals » Anti -Melatonin (N-Acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine)

Anti -Melatonin (N-Acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine)


  For pricing information, USA customers sign in.
  Outside USA? Please contact your distributor for pricing.


Clone Host Grade Applications
Polyclonal Rabbit Affinity Purified E IP IF
Melatonin is a serotonin derivative produced by the pineal gland that is thought to be involved with the regulation of circadian rhythm. Melatonin occurs naturally in animals, plants, and protozoa, known chemically as N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine, structure is preserved across species and the rabbit anti melatonin antibody is expected to recognize melatonin from all species in which it occurs.
Catalog #M2871-04A
ApplicationsSuitable for use in ELISA. Immunoprecipitation, and Immunofluorescense. Other applications not tested.
Recommended DilutionOptimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.
Storage and StabilityMay be stored at 4°C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20°C. Aliquots are stable for 12 months after receipt. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
Clone TypePolyclonal
FormSupplied as a liquid in PBS, 0.09% sodium azide.
PurityPurified by Protein G affinity chromatography.
Immunogen5­Methoxy­DL­tryptophan conjugated to bovine serum albumin.
SpecificityRecognizes melatonin and exhibits the following crossreactivities:
5-methoxy-DL-tryptophan 25%
N-acetyl-tryptamine <0.1%
6-hydroxy-melatonin <0.001%
N-acetyl-tryptophan <0.1%
N-acetyl-serotonin <0.01%
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.

External Links