Key features and details
- Produced recombinantly (animal-free) for high batch-to-batch consistency and long term security of supply
- Rabbit monoclonal [EPR17283-116] to IL-16
- Suitable for: Sandwich ELISA
- Reacts with: Mouse
Product nameAnti-IL-16 antibody [EPR17283-116]
See all IL-16 primary antibodies
DescriptionRabbit monoclonal [EPR17283-116] to IL-16
Tested applicationsSuitable for: Sandwich ELISAmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Mouse
The details of the immunogen for this antibody are not available.
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Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
Storage bufferpH: 7.2
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
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PurityProtein A purified
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab222558 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|Sandwich ELISA||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
FunctionInterleukin-16 stimulates a migratory response in CD4+ lymphocytes, monocytes, and eosinophils. Primes CD4+ T-cells for IL-2 and IL-15 responsiveness. Also induces T-lymphocyte expression of interleukin 2 receptor. Ligand for CD4.
Isoform 1 may act as a scaffolding protein that anchors ion channels in the membrane.
Isoform 3 is involved in cell cycle progression in T-cells. Appears to be involved in transcriptional regulation of SKP2 and is probably part of a transcriptional repression complex on the core promoter of the SKP2 gene. May act as a scaffold for GABPB1 (the DNA-binding subunit the GABP transcription factor complex) and HDAC3 thus maintaining transcriptional repression and blocking cell cycle progression in resting T-cells.
Tissue specificityIsoform 3 is expressed in hemopoietic tissues, such as resting T-cells, but is undetectable during active T cell proliferation.
Sequence similaritiesContains 4 PDZ (DHR) domains.
modificationsIsoform 3 is synthesized as a chemo-attractant inactive precursor in hemopoietic tissues and is proteolytically cleaved by caspase-3 to yield IL-16.
Cellular localizationCytoplasm; Cytoplasm. Nucleus and Secreted.
- Information by UniProt
- HGNC:5980 antibody
- HsT19289 antibody
- IL-16 antibody
Example of mouse IL-16 standard curve in 1X Cell Extraction Buffer PTR using recombinant IL-16 RabMAb antibody (ab222558) and a recombinant monoclonal antibody. Background-subtracted values (mean +/- SD) are graphed.
For a matched antibody pair set, see Mouse IL-16 Matched Antibody Pair Kit (ab210891).
For a complete ELISA kit, see Mouse IL-16 ELISA kit (ab201282).
To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab222558 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.