Chicken Polyclonal Antibody Schedule

Chicken Schedule

Chicken Schedule

Week Procedure Detailed Procedure
0 Pre-bleed Pre-immune serum collection (~1 mL per chicken)
0 Immunize 100-200 μg per chicken in Complete Freund's Adjuvant (CFA)
2 Immunize 50-100 μg per chicken in Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant (IFA)
4 Immunize 50-100 μg per chicken in Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant (IFA)
5 Bleed / Eggs 1st test bleed (~1 mL per chicken) / Egg collection period
6 Immunize 50-100 μg per chicken in Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant (IFA)
7 Bleed / Eggs 2nd test bleed (~1 mL per chicken) / Egg collection period
8 Bleed / Eggs 3rd test bleed (~1 mL per chicken) / Egg collection period