native, Broth suspension
For in vitro use only!
Shipping: shipped on dry ice
Storage Conditions: store at -80 °C
avoid freeze/thaw cycles
Shelf Life: 12 months
Culture system: Broth suspension
Protein concentration: Lot specific. Determined by Bradford assay (Biorad) using BSA as standard.
Preparation: Harvested organisms are washed and detergent solubilised to produce a cytoplasmic extract enriched with lipoproteins and outer surface proteins (OSPs). The antigen is presented in phosphate buffered saline containing 1% n-octylglucoside.
Inactivation: This product has been treated with detergent. Confirmed inactive by attempted growth under original culture conditions. Since no procedure can guarantee absolute sterility, the reagent should be handled with appropriate safety precautions.