chicken IgY or IgG

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Wed Aug 14 13:06:37 EST 1996

Bruce Stevenson wrote:
> Help me out here. Is there a difference between IgY, isolated from egg
> yolks, and IgG, isolated from chicken serum? Will my anti-IgY secondaries
> work against IgG?
> Thanks!

Chicken IgY and chicken IgG are the same thing. Antibodies designated anti-IgY 
will detect chicken IgG.


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