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IL-4 human

recombinant, expressed in E. coli, ≥98% (SDS-PAGE), ≥98% (HPLC)

B cell stimulating factor, BCDF, BCGF, BSF-1, IL-4, Lymphocyte stimulatory factor 1
Número MDL:

fonte biológica



expressed in E. coli


≥98% (HPLC)
≥98% (SDS-PAGE)



peso molecular

~15.0 kDa


pkg of 10 μg


endotoxin, tested

nº de adesão NCBI

enviado em

wet ice

temperatura de armazenamento


Gene Information

human ... IL4(3565)

Descrição geral

The gene IL-4 (interleukin 4) is mapped to human chromosome 5q31.1. Human IL-4 is a 15kDa globular protein containing 130 amino acid residues. It is a cytokine which is mainly secreted by activated Th2 (T helper) cells.


IL-4 (interleukin 4) has been used to polarize the human monocytic leukemia (THP-1) cells to M2-like phenotype.
In inflamed porcine endometrium, IL-4 (interleukin 4)-human has been used to study effects of IL-4 on the leukotriene B4 and leukotriene C4 synthesis as well as secretion. It has been used to study the effect of IL-4 on synthesis and secretion of leukotrienes from endometrial epithelial cells of pigs.

Ações bioquímicas/fisiológicas

IL-4 (Interleukin 4) is a potent lymphoid cell growth factor that stimulates the growth and survivability of certain B cells and T cells. It exhibits anti-inflammatory responses and participates in immune processes by providing protection from intracellular pathogens. IL-4 also plays an important role in Th2 (T helper cells) differentiation. Additionally, it can suppress pro-inflammatory cytokines. IL-4 is associated with pemphigus. Also, mutation in the gene is linked with risk of dental implant loss. In children, IL-4 might be involved with risk of asthma and Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection.

forma física

Sterile filtered and lyophilized with no additives.


Centrifuge the vial prior to opening. Avoid freeze-thaw cycles.
Reconstitute in water to a concentration of 0.1-1.0 mg/mL. The solution can then be diluted into other aqueous buffers.

Código de classe de armazenamento

11 - Combustible Solids



Ponto de fulgor (ºF)

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Ponto de fulgor (ºC)

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