Novus Biologicals Announces New CX3CL Antibody made using SDIX's Genomic Antibody Technology(TM)

Novus Biologicals announced today a new CX3CL antibody (catalog number NBP1-49539) for the study of innate immunology.  This CX3CL antibody was made using SDIX's Genomic Antibody TechnologyTM (GATTM). 

Chemokine CX3C Motif Ligand 1 (CX3CL) is a member of the delta chemokine subfamily that contains a unique CX3C cysteine motif near the N-terminal.  CX3CL antibodies are commonly used to research leukocyte migration and adhesion. Novus' rabbit polyclonal anti-CX3CL antibody cross-reacts with human and mouse, and has been positively validated for use in immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescence.

GATTM uses sophisticated bioinformatics and immunization strategies to produce high-quality antibodies that specifically bind to that region of the protein in its naturally folded form. The ability of any antibody to recognize a protein’s naturally folded state has the potential to expand an antibody’s utility to high-value applications like sandwich immunoassay, ChIP, and flow cytometry.  Learn more about GAT by reading the GAT FAQ or by downloading the GAT White Paper.

Novus provides other immunology and chemokine related researcher tools, including: CCL2 antibodies, CXCR2 antibodies, CXCR4 antibodies, CX3CR1 antibodies and more.

About Novus Biologicals (

Novus Biologicals is a biotechnology company whose mission is to accelerate scientific discovery by developing and marketing unique products in the forefront of science.  Novus Biologicals provides primary antibodies, secondary antibodies, conjugated antibodies, proteins, peptides, isotype and loading controls, RNAi, lysates, stem cell lines and antibody labeling kits to the bioscience community.  All of Novus' products are 100% guaranteed to work in the species and applications listed on the datasheet.  By serving niche and emerging markets, Novus Biologicals has formed and will continue to form ongoing partnerships with leading researchers.

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Release Date: 
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 07:00