Preparation and identification of specific and high-affinity monoclonal antibodies against morphine.


A C6-hemisuccinate derivative of morphine was prepared and conjugated to bovine serum albumin and ovalbumin. High titer antibody producing spleen cells were removed and fused with myeloma cells of SP2/0 origin. Using a conventional immunization protocol generated twenty-six stable murine monoclonal antibodies (MAbs) producing cell lines to morphine. The… (More)