Active cow IL6 full length protein (ab87933)

Overview

Description

  • NatureRecombinant
  • SourceYeast
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • AccessionP26892
    • SpeciesCow
    • SequenceGPLGEDFKND TTPGRLLLTT PEKTEALIKR MVDKISAMRK EICEKNDECE SSKETLAENK LNLPKMEEKD GCFQSGFNQA ICLIRTTAGL LEYQIYLDYL QNEYEGNQEN VRDLRKNIRT LIQILKQKIA DLITTPATNT DLLEKMQSSN EWVKNAKIIL ILRNLENFLQ FSLRAIRMK
    • Amino acids30 to 208
    • Additional sequence informationamino acid 1-29 = the signal peptide. 30 to 208 is the mature full length protein.

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab87933 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

  • Biological activity

    Bioactivity: The biological activity of Bovine IL6 protein has been confirmed. Bovine and Mouse Bone Marrow-Derived Macrophages (BMDM) responded to 10 ng/mL Bovine IL6 by up-regulating the expected IL6 responsive genes IL4R, SOCS3 (RT-PCR) and phospho-Stat3 (Western Blot).

  • Applications

    SDS-PAGE

  • FormLyophilised
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C. Avoid repeated freeze / thaw cycles.

    Preservative: None
    Constituents: 10% Trehalose, 1X PBS

    This product is an active protein and may elicit a biological response in vivo, handle with caution.

  • ReconstitutionReconstitute with sterile phosphate-buffered saline containing at least 0.1% carrier protein.

General info

  • Alternative names
    • Interleukin BSF 2
    • B cell differentiation factor
    • B cell stimulatory factor 2
    • B-cell stimulatory factor 2
    • BSF 2
    • BSF-2
    • BSF2
    • CDF
    • CTL differentiation factor
    • Hepatocyte stimulatory factor
    • HGF
    • HSF
    • Hybridoma growth factor
    • Hybridoma growth factor Interferon beta-2
    • IFN-beta-2
    • IFNB2
    • IL 6
    • IL-6
    • IL6
    • IL6_HUMAN
    • Interferon beta 2
    • Interferon beta-2
    • Interleukin 6
    • Interleukin 6 (interferon beta 2)
    • Interleukin BSF 2
    • Interleukin-6
    see all
  • FunctionCytokine with a wide variety of biological functions. It is a potent inducer of the acute phase response. Plays an essential role in the final differentiation of B-cells into Ig-secreting cells Involved in lymphocyte and monocyte differentiation. It induces myeloma and plasmacytoma growth and induces nerve cells differentiation Acts on B-cells, T-cells, hepatocytes, hematopoeitic progenitor cells and cells of the CNS. Also acts as a myokine. It is discharged into the bloodstream after muscle contraction and acts to increase the breakdown of fats and to improve insulin resistance.
  • Involvement in diseaseGenetic variations in IL6 are associated with susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis systemic juvenile (RASJ) [MIM:604302]. An inflammatory articular disorder with systemic-onset beginning before the age of 16. It represents a subgroup of juvenile arthritis associated with severe extraarticular features and occasionally fatal complications. During active phases of the disorder, patients display a typical daily spiking fever, an evanescent macular rash, lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly, serositis, myalgia and arthritis.
    Note=A IL6 promoter polymorphism is associated with a lifetime risk of development of Kaposi sarcoma in HIV-infected men.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the IL-6 superfamily.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    N- and O-glycosylated.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted.
  • Information by UniProt

References for Active cow IL6 full length protein (ab87933)

ab87933 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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