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IL-6 Antibody

Rabbit Polyclonal Antibody

Product Information
  • Applications Legend:
  • WB=Western Blot
  • IHC=Immunohistochemistry
  • IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin-embedded Sections)
  • IHC-F=Immunohistochemistry (Frozen Sections)
  • IF=Immunofluorescence
  • FC=Flow Cytopmetry
  • IC=Immunochemistry
  • ICC=Immunocytochemistry
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
Primary Accession P20607
Other Accession NP_036721
Reactivity Rat
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype Rabbit IgG
Calculated MW 24357 Da
Additional Information
Gene ID 24498
Application & Usage Western Blotting (0.5-4.0 µg/ml). Per researcher’s feedback the antibody also works well in Neutralization (2-4 µg/ml). However, the optimal condition should be determined individually.
Other Names IL-6, IL6, IL 6, Interluekin-6, Interluekin 6, interluekin
Target/Specificity IL-6
Antibody Form Liquid
Appearance Colorless liquid
Formulation 100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit anti-rat IL-6 polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 50% glycerol, 1% BSA, 0.02% sodium azide.
Handling The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
Reconstitution & Storage -20 °C
Background Descriptions
PrecautionsIL-6 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name Il6
Synonyms Il-6
Function Cytokine 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. Acts on B-cells, T-cells, hepatocytes, hematopoietic progenitor cells and cells of the CNS. Required for the generation of T(H)17 cells. 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. It induces myeloma and plasmacytoma growth and induces nerve cells differentiation (By similarity).
Cellular Location Secreted.
Research Areas
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IL-6 is a potent lymphoid cell growth factor that stimulates the growth and survivability of certain B cells and T cells. Human IL-6 is a 20.9 kDa protein containing 184 amino acid residues.

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$ 265.00
Cat# ABV10853
(40 western blots)
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