Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
IL-2, IL2, IL 2, Interluekin-2, Interluekin 2, interluekin2
IL-2 is a potent immuno-modulator, which mediates a wide range of immune and inflammatory responses. Human IL-2 is a 15.5 kDa protein containing 134 amino acid residues.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
E. coli expressed human IL-2
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit anti-human IL-2 polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 30% glycerol, 0.5%BSA and 0.01% thimerosal.
This antibody has been succesfully tested for use in following methods:
Western blot, Neutralization
Western blot analysis (0.5-4 µg/ml). However, the optimal conditions should be determined individually. Recombinant human IL-2 (Cat.# 4131-10) can be used as a positive control.
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.