Stabilty of antibodies
mdoherty at pop.niaid.nih.gov
Mon Aug 18 10:29:11 EST 1997
In article <251C903671A at rna.bio.mq.edu.au>, cweir at RNA.BIO.MQ.EDU.AU ("Chris
> Hello All,
> I have a question regarding accelerated stability of Labelled
> antibodies. I seem to remember that 1 week at 37 c equals one month
> at 4 c. Does anyone know of any papers on this type of work?
> or any suggestions to get good data.
I don't know of any papers, but from practical experience, almost all
antibodies will remain stable at 4C for years rather than months,
particularly if stored at reasonably high concentrations (1 mg/ml or
better) or in the presence of an equivalent amount of other proteins.
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