The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Use at an assay dependent concentration. ab170191-Mouse monoclonal IgG2a, is suitable for use as an isotype control with this antibody.
Use at an assay dependent concentration. Predicted molecular weight: 103 kDa.
Use at an assay dependent concentration.
FunctionSignal-transducing molecule. The receptor systems for IL6, LIF, OSM, CNTF, IL11, CTF1 and BSF3 can utilize gp130 for initiating signal transmission. Binds to IL6/IL6R (alpha chain) complex, resulting in the formation of high-affinity IL6 binding sites, and transduces the signal. Does not bind IL6. May have a role in embryonic development (By similarity). The type I OSM receptor is capable of transducing OSM-specific signaling events.
Tissue specificityFound in all the tissues and cell lines examined. Expression not restricted to IL6 responsive cells.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the type I cytokine receptor family. Type 2 subfamily. Contains 5 fibronectin type-III domains. Contains 1 Ig-like C2-type (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
DomainThe WSXWS motif appears to be necessary for proper protein folding and thereby efficient intracellular transport and cell-surface receptor binding. The box 1 motif is required for JAK interaction and/or activation.
Post-translational modificationsPhosphorylation of Ser-782 down-regulates cell surface expression. Heavily N-glycosylated.
References for Anti-CD130 (gp130) antibody [B-R3] (ab34315)
This product has been referenced in:
Wijdenes J et al. Interleukin-6 signal transducer gp130 has specific binding sites for different cytokines as determined by antagonistic and agonistic anti-gp130 monoclonal antibodies. Eur J Immunol25:3474-81 (1995).
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