Recombinant mouse IL4 protein (ab9729)

Overview

Description

  • NatureRecombinant
  • SourceEscherichia coli
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • SpeciesMouse
    • Molecular weight14 kDa

Associated products

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab9729 in the following tested applications.

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

  • Applications

    Functional Studies

    SDS-PAGE

  • Endotoxin level< 0.100 Eu/µg
  • FormLyophilised
  • Additional notesThe ED50,determined by the dose-dependent stimulation of the proliferation of murine HT-2 cells, is < 2.0 ng/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of > 5 x 105 units/mg.
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.

    n/a

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

  • ReconstitutionReconstitute in 100ul water to a concentration of 0.1 mg/ml.

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • B cell growth factor 1
    • B cell IgG differentiation factor
    • B Cell Stimulatory Factor 1
    • B-cell stimulatory factor 1
    • BCGF 1
    • BCGF1
    • Binetrakin
    • BSF-1
    • BSF1
    • IGG1 induction factor
    • IL 4
    • IL-4
    • IL4
    • IL4_HUMAN
    • Il4e12
    • Interleukin 4
    • Interleukin 4 variant 2
    • Interleukin 4, isoform 1
    • Interleukin-4
    • Lymphocyte stimulatory factor 1
    • MGC79402
    • Pitrakinra
    see all
  • FunctionParticipates in at least several B-cell activation processes as well as of other cell types. It is a costimulator of DNA-synthesis. It induces the expression of class II MHC molecules on resting B-cells. It enhances both secretion and cell surface expression of IgE and IgG1. It also regulates the expression of the low affinity Fc receptor for IgE (CD23) on both lymphocytes and monocytes.
  • Involvement in diseaseGenetic variations in IL4 may be a cause of susceptibility to ischemic stroke (ISCHSTR) [MIM:601367]; also known as cerebrovascular accident or cerebral infarction. A stroke is an acute neurologic event leading to death of neural tissue of the brain and resulting in loss of motor, sensory and/or cognitive function. Ischemic strokes, resulting from vascular occlusion, is considered to be a highly complex disease consisting of a group of heterogeneous disorders with multiple genetic and environmental risk factors.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the IL-4/IL-13 family.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted.
  • Information by UniProt

References for Recombinant mouse IL4 protein (ab9729)

ab9729 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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Application Functional Studies
We used the recombinant IL-4 protein in cell culture. It reconstituted easily, and worked well in the assay.
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Submitted Sep 13 2016

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