Monoclonal antibodies for peptide and steroid hormones Due to their high specificity and sensitivity these antibodies may be applicable for research, diagnosis and therapeutics. A particular use may be quality control of industrial manufacturing of food products. 275-276 – Monoclonal antibodies to estrone-3-glucuronide Description: Monoclonal antibodies raised against estrone-3-glucuronide-BSA. Available clones: 8A3 (Rat, IgG2a), 155B3. Estrone-glucuronide is the dominant metabolite of estradiol. Used as one reference method for determining ovulation.
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