Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
IL-8, IL8, IL 8, Interluekin-8, Interluekin 8, interluekin
IL-8 is a proinflammatory CXC chemokine that can signal throμgh the CXCR1 and CXCR2 receptors. It is secreted by monocytes and endothelial cells. IL-8 chemoattracts and activates neutrophils.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
E. coli expressed human IL-8
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit anti-human IL-8 polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 50% glycerol and 0.02% thimerosal.
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Western blot, ELISA
Western blot analysis (0.5-1 µg/ml). However, the optimal conditions should be determined individually.
Shelf time: 12 months in temp.: -20 deg.C
How to handle this antibody:
The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
This antibody needs to be stored at + 4°C in a fridge short term in a concentrated dilution. Freeze thaw will destroy a percentage in every cycle and should be avoided.
If you buy Antibodies supplied by Biovision they should be stored frozen at - 24°C for long term storage and for short term at + 5°C.