Bioactive grade

Recombinant rat Interferon gamma protein (ab198568)

Description

  • Product name

    Recombinant rat Interferon gamma protein
    See all Interferon gamma proteins and peptides
  • Biological activity

    The activity is determined in a viral challenge assay using EMC virus on L929 and is typically less than 0.1 ng/mL.

  • Purity

    > 95 % SDS-PAGE.
    Protein Content and Purity (typically = 95%) determined by: Reducing and Non-reducing SDS-PAGE, UV spectroscopy at 280 nm.
  • Endotoxin level

    <=1.000 Eu/µg
  • Expression system

    Escherichia coli
  • Accession

  • Protein length

    Full length protein
  • Animal free

    No
  • Nature

    Recombinant
    • Species

      Rat
    • Sequence

      MQGTLIESLE SLKNYFNSSS MDAMEGKSLL LDIWRNWQKD GNTKILESQI ISFYLRLFEV LKDNQAISNN ISVIESHLIT NFFSNSKAKK DAFMSIAKFE VNNPQIQHKA VNELIRVIHQ LSPESSLRKR KRSRC
    • Predicted molecular weight

      16 kDa
    • Amino acids

      23 to 156
    • Additional sequence information

      This product is for the mature full length protein. The signal peptide is not included.

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab198568 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

  • Form

    Lyophilised
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.

    pH: 7.20
    Constituent: 100% PBS

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

  • Reconstitution
    Centrifuge vial before opening. When reconstituting the product, gently pipet and wash down the sides of the vial to ensure full recovery of the protein into solution. It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized product with sterile water at a concentration of 0.1 mg/mL, which can be further diluted into other aqueous solutions.

General Info

  • Alternative names

    • IF 1
    • IFG
    • IFI
    • IFN gamma
    • IFN immune
    • IFN, immune
    • IFN-gamma
    • IFNG
    • IFNG_HUMAN
    • Immune interferon
    • Interferon gamma
    • Type II Interferon
    see all
  • Function

    Produced by lymphocytes activated by specific antigens or mitogens. IFN-gamma, in addition to having antiviral activity, has important immunoregulatory functions. It is a potent activator of macrophages, it has antiproliferative effects on transformed cells and it can potentiate the antiviral and antitumor effects of the type I interferons.
  • Tissue specificity

    Released primarily from activated T lymphocytes.
  • Involvement in disease

    In Caucasians, genetic variation in IFNG is associated with the risk of aplastic anemia (AA) [MIM:609135]. AA is a rare disease in which the reduction of the circulating blood cells results from damage to the stem cell pool in bone marrow. In most patients, the stem cell lesion is caused by an autoimmune attack. T-lymphocytes, activated by an endogenous or exogenous, and most often unknown antigenic stimulus, secrete cytokines, including IFN-gamma, which would in turn be able to suppress hematopoiesis.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the type II (or gamma) interferon family.
  • Post-translational
    modifications

    Proteolytic processing produces C-terminal heterogeneity, with proteins ending alternatively at Gly-150, Met-157 or Gly-161.
  • Cellular localization

    Secreted.
  • Information by UniProt

Images

  •  SDS PAGE analysis of ab198568 under non-reducing (-) and reducing (+) conditions. Stained with Coomassie Blue.

References

ab198568 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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