Store in a freezer upon arrival, at -10°C to -25°C
Use the original container to store the product.
Keep the lid tightly closed.
Other vendors may recommend higher temperatures for storage.
OTalpha (OTα) formed by the cleavage of the peptidic bond in OTA is a major metabolite not only in animals and humans, but also in microorganisms and enzyme systems. It is considered as a nontoxic product.
For Research use only
Not for Human or Drug use
Not extracted from humans or animals
Refer to MSDS for further safety and handling instructions
Supply related information
Supply related comments:
Customs: Other Antibiotics-29419000
Shipped at ambient temperature
Shipped in amber-glass vials
CREPPY, E.E., STORMER, F.C., ROSCHENTHALER, R. and DIRHEIMER, G. (1983)
Effects of two metabolites of ochratoxin A, (4R)-4-hydroxyochratoxin A and ochratoxin alpha, on immune response in mice. Infection and Immunity 39: 1015-1018. PubMedhttps://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/6341224/ Comment: this publication proves that the α-Ochratoxin lacks Immunosuppressive properties.