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IL-6 (Interleukin-6) / Interferon beta-2 (Hybridoma Growth Factor) Antibody - With BSA and Azide

Rat Monoclonal Antibody [Clone IL6/1270 ]

  • IHC -  IL-6 (Interleukin-6) / Interferon beta-2 (Hybridoma Growth Factor) Antibody - With BSA and Azide AH11578
    Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded human Esophageal Carcinoma stained with IL-6 Monoclonal Antibody (IL6/1270).
  • IHC -  IL-6 (Interleukin-6) / Interferon beta-2 (Hybridoma Growth Factor) Antibody - With BSA and Azide AH11578
    Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded human Colon Carcinoma stained with IL-6 Monoclonal Antibody (IL6/1270).
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 P05231
Other Accession 3569, 654458
Reactivity Human, Mouse
Host Rat
Clonality Monoclonal
Isotype Rat / IgG1, kappa
Clone Names IL6/1270
Calculated MW 21kDa
Additional Information
Gene ID 3569
Other Names Interleukin-6, IL-6, B-cell stimulatory factor 2, BSF-2, CTL differentiation factor, CDF, Hybridoma growth factor, Interferon beta-2, IFN-beta-2, IL6, IFNB2
StorageStore at 2 to 8°C.Antibody is stable for 24 months.
Precautions IL-6 (Interleukin-6) / Interferon beta-2 (Hybridoma Growth Factor) Antibody - With BSA and Azide is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name IL6
Synonyms IFNB2
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.
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. It plays a critical role in B-cell differentiation to plasma cells and is a potent growth factor for plasmacytoma and myeloma. IL-6 is produced by a variety of cell types, including monocytes, fibroblasts and endothelial cells. Upon stimulation, macrophages, T, B, mast, and glial cells, eosinophils, keratinocytes and granulocytes also secrete IL-6. It is involved in host defense, acute phase reactions, immune responses, and hematopoiesis.


Hirano, T., et al. 1986. Complementary DNA for a novel human interleukin (BSF-2) that induces B lymphocytes to produce immunoglobulin. Nature 324: 73-76

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