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Table 1 Specificity of the monoclonal antibodies used in the immunohistochemistry

From: A comprehensive characterisation of the fibre composition and properties of a limb (Flexor digitorum superficialis, membri thoraci) and a trunk (Psoas major) muscle in cattle

  Cattle skeletal muscle fibre types
Monoclonal antibodies I I+IIA IIA IIAX IIX
BAF8 + + - - -
SC71 - + + + +
BF35 + + + + -
S58H2 + + - + +
  1. Positive (+) or negative (-) reactions of specific myosin heavy chain isoform or fibre type to each monoclonal antibody.