*Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the researcher.
Not tested in other applications.
It reacts with M1 proteins of all Influenza B viruses so far tested (100 strains) as examined by ICC staining, including lineage Yamagata strains; Mie/1/1993, JohanesBurg/5/1999, Florida/4/2006 and lineage Victoria strains; Lee/1940, Gif/21/1973, Shangdong/7/1997, Malasia/2506/2004, Massachustts/2/2012.
We do not recommend use of this product for Influenza A virus.
Filter-sterilized PBS, 50% glycerol
Store as concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening vial. For short-term storage (1-2 weeks), store at 4ºC. For long-term storage, aliquot and store at -20ºC or below. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.
1 mg/ml (Please refer to the vial label for the specific concentration.)
Influenza B virus
Human Influenza B Virus strain Nagasaki/1/87, one of the strains of B/Victoria group
From culture supernant
For laboratory use only. Not for any clinical, therapeutic, or diagnostic use in humans or animals. Not for animal or human consumption.