Target of this antibody:
Alternative names of antibody target:
IL-6, IL6, IL 6, Interluekin-6, Interluekin 6, interluekin
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.
Clonality of antibody:
This antibody reacts with:
Recombinant human IL-6
Concentration of antibody:
Form of antibody:
Formulation of this antibody:
100µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit anti-human IL-6 polyclonal antibody in phosphate (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, ELISA
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.
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.