SRP4174 Sigma-Aldrich

IL-16 from mouse

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

Synonym: IL16, KIAA4048, LCF, Lymphocyte Chemoattractant Factor, mKIAA4048, prIL-16



Related Categories Cancer Research, Cell Biology, Cell Culture, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience, Cytokines & Growth Factors,
biological source   mouse
recombinant   expressed in E. coli
assay   ≥98% (HPLC)
  ≥98% (SDS-PAGE)
form   lyophilized
mol wt   mol wt ~13.2 kDa
packaging   pkg of 10 μg
storage condition   avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles
impurities   endotoxin, tested
NCBI accession no.   O54824
UniProt accession no.   O54824
shipped in   wet ice
storage temp.   −20°C
Gene Information   mouse ... Il16(16170)


General description

Interleukin 16 (IL-16), also known as lymphocyte chemoattractant factor (LCF), stimulates a migratory response in CD4+ T cells and CD4+ monocytes and eosinophils. In addition, human IL-16 induces expression of the IL-2 receptor by T cells. mouse IL-16 is a 13.2 kDa protein containing 127 amino acid residues.


Centrifuge the vial prior to opening. Avoid freeze-thaw cycles.

Reconstitute in water to a concentration of 0.1-1 mg/mL. The solution can then be diluted into other aqueous buffers.

Physical form

Lyophilized from 5 mM Sodium Phosphate, pH 7.6.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 


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