Invitrogen™ eBioscience™ Mouse IL-6 ELISA Ready-SET-Go!™ Kit
Specifically engineered for accurate and precise measurement of mouse IL-6 protein levels from samples including serum, plasma, cell lysates and cell culture supernatants.
Manufacturer: Invitrogen™ LS88706477
DescriptionInterleukin 6 (IL-6) is a multifunctional 26 kD protein originally discovered in the medium of RNA-stimulated fibroblastoid cells. IL-6 appears to be directly involved in the responses that occur after infection and cellular injury, and it may prove to be important as IL-1 and TNF-a in regulating the acute phase response. IL-6 is reported to be produced by fibroblasts, activated T cells, activated monocytes or macrophages and endothelial cells. IL-6 acts upon a variety of cells including myeloid progenitor cells, T cells, B cells, and hepatocytes. In addition, IL-6 appears to interact with IL-2 in the proliferation of T lymphocytes. IL-6 potentiates the proliferative effect of IL-3 on multipotential hematopoietic progenitors. IL-6 plays a critical role in B-cell differentiation to plasma cells and is a potent growth factor for plasmacytoma and myeloma. IL-6 is a very useful culture supplement for the generation of a high number of antibody-producing hybridomas. Primarily produced at sites of acute and chronic inflammation, IL-6 is secreted into the serum and induces a transcriptional inflammatory response through interleukin 6 receptor, alpha. The functioning of IL-6 is implicated in a wide variety of inflammation-associated disease states including diabetes mellitus and systemic juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
|Capture Antibody: Pre-titrated; purified antibody, Detection Antibody: Pre-titrated; biotin-conjugated antibody, Standard: Recombinant protein for generating standard curve and calibrating samples, 10X Coating Buffer: Buffer for plating the Capture Antibody, 5X ELISA/ELISPOT Diluent: Buffer for blocking and diluting the Detection Antibody and Enzyme, Enzyme: Pre-titrated Avidin-HRP, Substrate: 1X TMB Solution, Certificate of Analysis: Lot-specific instructions for dilution of antibodies and standards, 96 Well Plate: Corning Costar 9018 (included with product Cat. Nos. ending in suffixes -22; -76; -86)|
|20 x 96 tests|
|Cell Lysates (100μL), Plasma (100μL), Serum (100μL), Supernatants (100μL)|
|24 hr 30 min|
|Colorimetric Microplate Reader|
|Cell Lysates, Plasma, Serum, Supernatants|
|1 hr 45 min|
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