Recombinant Human IL-6

Recombinant Human Interleukin-6
CODE:  230-00011

Source

Gene Symbols:
  • IL6
Species:
Human
Accession Number:
  • AAH15511
Expressed Region:
Ala28-Met212
Protein Name & Synonyms:
Interleukin 6, interferon, beta 2, IL-6, HSF, HGF, BSF2, IFNB2, hybridoma growth factor, CTL differentiation factor, BSF-2, CDF, B-cell stimulatory factor 2.

Preparation

Expression System:
E.Coli
Conjugation/Tag:
N-terminal 6x histidine tag
Purification:
His-tag affinity purification by immobilized metal ion affinity chromatography (IMAC)
Purity:
> 95%
Purity determined by:
SDS-PAGE under reducing conditions and visualized by Coomassie blue staining
Molecular Weight (kDa):
23

Protein Specifications

Format:
Liquid
Formulation:
Supplied as a 0.2 µm filtered solution in PBS (pH 7.4).
Concentration:
Lot specific (see the label on the vial), determined by Bio-Rad protein assay dye reagent concentrate.
Endotoxin Level:
Not determined
Preservative:
None
SDS-PAGE Image

Stability & Storage

Shipping
Ice packs
Storage/Stability
Upon arrival, the protein may be stored for two weeks at 2 to 8 °C. For long term storage, it is recommended to add a carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA) and store at -20 °C or -80 °C in appropriate aliquots. Avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.