Technical Data
5-Methoxytryptamine (BSA)
Molecular Biology Storage: -20CShipping: Blue Ice
Suitable for use in ELISA, Immunohistochemistry, Immunocytochemistry. Other applications not tested.

Recommended Dilution:
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.

Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20C. Stable for 12 months at -20C. Reconstitute with sterile ddH2O and 0.1% merthiolate. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
Purity: Purified
Form: Supplied as a lyophilized powder.

Important Note: This 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.
o GEFFARD M., DULLUC J. and HEINRICH-ROCK A.M. Antisera against the indolealkylamines : tryptophan, 5-hydroxytryptophan, 5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-methoxytryptophan and 5-methoxytryptamine tested by an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay method. J. Neurochem., (1985) 44, 1221-1228.
o PATEL S., DULLUC J and GEFFARD M. Comparison of serotonin and 5-methoxytryptamine immunoreactivity in rat raphe nuclei. Histochemistry, (1986) 85, 259-263.

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.