IL-18, rat recombinant

Catalog number
4181-5
Name
IL-18, rat recombinant
Size
5 μg
Price
375.00 EUR
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Synonyms
intrfrn-γ-inducing factor, IGIF, IL-1g, IL-18, IL1F4, MGC12320, IFN-γ-inducing factor, Interleukin-1 γ, IL-1 γ, Iboctadekin.
Alternates names
intrfrn-γ-inducing factor, IGIF, IL-1g, IL-18, IL1F4, MGC12320, IFN-γ-inducing factor, Interleukin-1 γ, IL-1 γ, Iboctadekin.
Taglines
A proinflammatory cytokine
Biomolecule/Target
IL-18
NCBI Gene ID #.
29197
NCBI Gene Symbol
IL19
Gene Source
Rat
Accession #
P97636
Recombinant
Yes
Source
E. coli
Purity
≥95%
Activity (Specifications/test method)
N/A
Biological activity
The mouse IL-18 is fully biologically active when compared to standard. The ED₅₀ as determined by the dose-dependent stimulation of IFN-γ by murine lymph node cells, stimulated with sub optimal dose of ConA (0.75 µg/ml) is 12 ng/ml.
Results
12 ng/ml.
Molecular Weight
18.3 kDa
Storage Temp.
-20°C
Shipping
Gel pack
Shelf Life
1 year
Concentration
N/A
Appearance
Lyophilized protein
Physical form description
Lyophilized (from 1 mg/ml in 0.4X PBS)
Reconstitution Instructions
Reconstitute in H₂O to a concentration of 0.1-1.0 µg/µl. Gentle pipetting to mix it well. The solution can then be diluted into other aqueous buffers and stored at 4°C for 1 week or –20°C for future use.
Handling
Centrifuge the vial prior to opening.
Usage
For Research Use Only! Not to be used in humans
About
Rats are used to make rat monoclonal anti mouse antibodies. There are less rat- than mouse clones however. Rats genes from rodents of the genus Rattus norvegicus are often studied in vivo as a model of human genes in Sprague-Dawley or Wistar rats.
Latin name
Rattus norvegicus
Additional source
Recombinants or rec. proteins
Group
recombinants