Table 1.

Antibody documentation and characterization

AntibodyHostSourceCat. no.Immunogen or peptide sequenceTest of specificity
To WhiteRabbitDr Gary EwartRYANEGLLINQWADVEPGECNo labeling in white1118 (Mackenzie et al., 2000), western blot
To histamineRabbitImmunoStar, Hudson, WI, USA22939Histamine coupled to KLH with carbodiimideNo labeling in hdcJK910 (Melzig et al., 1996)
To serotoninRabbitIncstar IR, Stillwater, MN, USA200805-HT coupled to BSA with PFANo labeling in ddc (Vallés and White, 1986)
To dopamineRabbitImmunoStar, Hudson, WI, USA22230Dopamine coupled to BSA with glutaraldehydeNo labeling in ddc (Geffard et al., 1984)
To DCSP 1 (49-1)MouseDr Konrad ZinsmaierDrosophila head homogenateNo labeling in mutant csp (Bronk et al., 2005), western blot (Zinsmaier et al., 1990)
  • DCSP, Drosophila cysteine string protein; KLH, keyhole limpet hemocyanin; BSA, bovine serum albumin; PFA, paraformaldehyde