Technical Data
030333
IL-1a
Description:
Interleukin-1alpha is a member of the interleukin 1 cytokine family. It is a pleiotropic cytokine involved in various immune responses, inflammatory processes, and hematopoiesis. This cytokine is produced by monocytes and macrophages as a proprotein, which is proteolytically processed and released in response to cell injury, and thus induces apoptosis. IL-1 alpha and eight other interleukin 1 family genes form a cytokine gene cluster on chromosome 2. It has been suggested that the polymorphism of these genes is associated with rheumatoid arthritis and Alzheimer's disease

Applications:
Western Bloting: 1:500-1:2000.
ELISA: Suggested dilution 1:10000.
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.

Storage and Stability:
May be stored at 4C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20C. Aliquots are stable for 12 months. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
TypeIsotypeCloneGrade
MabIgG2a13B411
SizeStorageShippingSourceHost
100ul-20CBlue IceHumanMouse
Concentration:
Not determined
Immunogen:
Purified recombinant fragment of human IL1a expressed in E. coli.
Purity:
Ascites
Form
Ascites fluid, 0.03% sodium azide.
Specificity:
Human
Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.
1. Du,Y.; et al. 2000. Neurology 55: 480-484.
2. Grimaldi, L. et al. Ann. Neurol. 47: 361-365, 2000.