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Interleukin-6, Mouse, Recombinant, E. coli

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Synonym(s):
rmIL-6

assay

≥97% (SDS-PAGE)

Quality Level

form

lyophilized

manufacturer/tradename

Calbiochem®

storage condition

OK to freeze

impurities

≤1 EU/μg Endotoxin (EU/μg IL-6)

shipped in

ambient

storage temp.

−70°C

General description

Recombinant, mouse interleukin-6 expressed in E. coli. Stimulates the production of acute phase proteins by hepatocytes. Induces growth and differentiation of B cells, hepatocytes, keratinocytes, and nerve cells.
Recombinant, mouse interleukin-6 expressed in E. coli. Stimulates the production of acute phase proteins by hepatocytes. Induces growth and differentiation of B cells, hepatocytes, keratinocytes, and nerve cells. Does not inhibit any significant activity on human cells.

Biochem/physiol Actions

ED₅₀ = 20-60 pg/ml as measured in a cell proliferation assay with a factor-dependent plasmacytoma cell line

Warning

Toxicity: Irritant (B)

Physical form

Lyophilized from sterile-filtered 50 mM NaOAc, 1 mM EDTA, 5% trehalose, 50 µg BSA/µg IL-6 pH 4.0.

Reconstitution

Following reconstitution, aliquot and freeze (-20°C or -70°C) for long term storage or refrigerate (4°C) for short term storage. Stock solutions are stable for up to 3 months at -20°C or -70°C or for up to 1 month at 4°C. Avoid freeze/thaw cycles of solutions.
Reconstitute to a concentration of ≥10 µg/ml with sterile PBS containing at least 0.1% HSA or BSA.

Other Notes

Matsuda, T., et al. 1994. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun.202, 637.

Legal Information

CALBIOCHEM is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Storage Class

11 - Combustible Solids

wgk_germany

WGK 1

flash_point_f

Not applicable

flash_point_c

Not applicable


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Marta Kisgati et al.
Cytotechnology, 54(1), 5-14 (2008-11-13)
Retroviral gene transfer and bone marrow transplantation has been used by many investigators to study the role of macrophage proteins in different mouse models of human disease. While this approach is faster and less expensive than generating transgenic mice with
T Matsuda et al.
Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 202(1), 637-642 (1994-07-15)
Interleukin-6 (IL-6) signal is transduced through a membrane glycoprotein gp130, which associates with the IL-6 receptor alpha chain (IL-6R alpha) in the presence of IL-6. We prepared monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) specific to murine gp130 by immunizing rats and hamsters with

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