Antigen: Desmosine covalently inked to keyhole limpets hemocyanin.
Supplied as lyophilized 1 ml aliquots of whole antiserum, lyophilized.
There is no species specificity.
Detects only free desmosine.
Not Suitable for Western blot.
Starting dilutions for ELISA 1:1000
Generally 25 µgm to 50 µgm required per test for RIA.