SKU PA1424
Size 100μg/vial
Reactivity Human
Clonality Polyclonal
Host Rabbit
Ig Isotype N/A
Applications WB

Overview

Product Name Anti-IL4 Antibody
SKU/Catalog Number PA1424
Storage & Handling At -20°C for one year. After reconstitution, at 4°C for one month. It can also be aliquotted and stored frozen at -20°C for a longer time.Avoid repeated freezing and thawing.
Size 100μg/vial
Description Rabbit IgG polyclonal antibody for Interleukin-4(IL4) detection. Tested with WB in Human.
Cite This Product Anti-IL4 Antibody (Boster Biological Technology, Pleasanton CA, USA, Catalog # PA1424)
Host Rabbit
Contents/Buffer Each vial contains 5mg BSA, 0.9mg NaCl, 0.2mg Na2HPO4, 0.05mg Thimerosal, 0.05mg NaN3.
Form Lyophilized
Immunogen A synthetic peptide corresponding to a sequence in the middle region of human IL-4(72-98aa AATVLRQFYSHHEKDTR).
Reactivity Human

Assay Details

Assay Dilutions Overview

Concentration: Add 0.2ml of distilled water will yield a concentration of 500ug/ml.
Western blot, 0.1-0.5μg/ml, Human

Boster's Secondary Antibodies And IHC, WB Kits

The following reagents are used to generate the images below.

Boster recommends Enhanced Chemiluminescent Kit with anti-Rabbit IgG (EK1002) for Western blot.

Images And Assay Conditions

Anti-IL-4 antibody, PA1424, Western blotting
Lane 1: Recombinant Human IL-4 Protein 10ng
Lane 2: Recombinant Human IL-4 Protein 5ng
Lane 3: Recombinant Human IL-4 Protein 2.5ng

Target Info

Protein Target Info (Source: Uniprot.org)

Uniprot Id P05112
Gene Name IL4
Protein Name Interleukin-4
Alternative Names Interleukin-4;IL-4;B-cell stimulatory factor 1;BSF-1;Binetrakin;Lymphocyte stimulatory factor 1;Pitrakinra;IL4;
Subcellular Localization Secreted.
Molecular Weight 17492 MW

*if product is indicated to react with multiple species, protein info is based on the human gene.

Ontology

Protein Function Participates in at least several B-cell activation processes as well as of other cell types. It is a costimulator of DNA-synthesis. It induces the expression of class II MHC molecules on resting B-cells. It enhances both secretion and cell surface expression of IgE and IgG1. It also regulates the expression of the low affinity Fc receptor for IgE (CD23) on both lymphocytes and monocytes.
Research Areas Human

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Background Interleukin-4(IL-4), also knowns as a B-cell stimulatory factor1(BSF1), is an immunomodulatory cytokine, which can inhibit the growth of tumour cells.1 The human cDNA contains a single open reading frame encoding a protein of 153 amino acids, including a putative signal peptide. IL-4 may act as an autocrine growth factor in pancreatic cancer cells and also give rise to the possibility that cancer-derived IL-4 may suppress cancer-directed immunosurveillance in vivo in addition to its growth-promoting effects, thereby facilitating pancreatic tumor growth and metastasis.1 The mouse and human genes and their protein products show structural and functional similarities. The human IL-4 gene, which occurs as a single copy in the haploid genome, is mapped on chromosome 5.2 The standard product used in this kit is recombinant human IL-4, consisting of 130 amino acids with the molecular mass of 14KDa.

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Polyclonal antibody for IL 4/IL4 detection. Host: Rabbit.Size: 100μg/vial. Tested applications: WB. Reactive species: Human. IL 4/IL4 information: Molecular Weight: 17492 MW; Subcellular Localization: Secreted.
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Publications

Upregulated protein arginine methyltransferase 1 by IL-4 increases eotaxin-1 expression in airway epithelial cells and participates in antigen-induced pulmonary %u2026
Upregulated protein arginine methyltransferase 1 by IL-4 increases eotaxin-1 expression in airway epithelial cells and participates in antigen-induced pulmonary %u2026
Yan X, Wang D, Liang F, Fu L, Guo C. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2014;10(12):3491-8. Doi: 10.4161/Hv.36084. Hpv16L1-Attenuated Shigella Recombinant Vaccine Induced Strong Vaginal And Systemic Immune Responses In Guinea Pig Model.
Tan Y, Liu H, Yang H, Wang L, Qin X. J Physiol Sci. 2013 Jan;63(1):63-9. Doi: 10.1007/S12576-012-0231-X. Epub 2012 Sep 26. An Inactivated Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Medicament Inhibits Airway Allergic Inflammation And Improves Epithelial Functions.
Yuan Z, Zhang J, Yang C. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2014;2014:620359. Doi: 10.1155/2014/620359. Epub 2014 Aug 17. Ligusticum Wallichii Extract Inhibited The Expression Of Il-1?? After Ami In Rats.
Wang Yz, Feng Xg, Shi Qg, Hao Yl, Yang Y, Zhang Am, Kong Qx. Inflammation. 2013 Apr;36(2):337-45. Doi: 10.1007/S10753-012-9551-5. Silencing Of Mir155 Promotes The Production Of Inflammatory Mediators In Guillain-Barr?? Syndrome In Vitro.
Presti I, D'Orazio G, Labra M, La Ferla B, Mezzasalma V, Bizzaro G, Giardina S, Michelotti A, Tursi F, Vassallo M, Di Gennaro P. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2015 Jul;99(13):5613-26. Doi: 10.1007/S00253-015-6482-8. Epub 2015 Mar 7. Evaluation Of The...

Customer Q&As

  • Q: Do you offer BSA-free antibodies? Keyword: Bovine serum albumin, carrier protein, conjugation
    A: Yes, please contact us at support@bosterbio.com for more information about BSA-free antibodies and availability. The new BSA-free formula uses trehalose as a replacement to BSA. We have tested many alternative chemicals and found that trehalose protects the antibodies the best.
  • Q: Is your western blot protocol provided from the website applicable for all your antibodies? Keyword: applications, WB
    A: The protocol is applicable for all our antibodies in WB, the NC Membrane(0.45μm or 0.22μm) and transfer time(70 mins or 50 mins) depends on the protein molecular weight, details can be found in included protocol.
  • Q: Can I conjugate markers to this antibody? Can I link custom conjugates to this antibody? Keyword: conjugation
    A: The antibody is stored with BSA and cannot be conjugated with markers. Carrier free antibodies are available upon request. Please contact support@bosterbio.com
  • Q: What should I use for negative control?
    A: Please contact us for negative control suggestions. You can also check expression databases such as genecards, uniprot etc. Due to logistic reasons, we do not sell serum or lysates that we use internally for positive or negative control.
  • Q: Where can I find troubleshooting information? What should I do if I have unexpected bands, high background, no signal, weak signal
    A: You can find Boster's troubleshoot guides under tech support tab. Please contact us for further assistance on troubleshooting your experiment.
  • Q: What is the immunogen sequence of this antibody? Is this antibody polyclonal or monoclonal?
    A: You can find the immunogen sequence under "
  • Q: What is the expected band size? Why is it different than the observed band size?
    A: The expected band size is predicted on the size of the protein. The actual band size may be affected by a few other factors including but not limited to:<br>1. Post-translational modification:phosphorylation, methylation, glycosylation etc. These modifications prevent SDS molecules from binding to the target protein and thus make the band size appear larger than expected<br>2. Post-translational cleavage: this can cause smaller bands and or multiple bands <br><br>3. Alternative splicing: the same gene can have alternative splicing patterns generating different size proteins, all with reactivities to the antibody. <br><br>4. Amino Acid R chain charge: SDS binds to positive charges. The different size and charge of the Amino Acid side chains can affect the amount of SDS binding and thus affect the observed band size.<br>5. Multimers: Multimers are usually broken up in reducing conditions. However if the interactions between the multimers are strong, the band may appear higher., <br>
  • Q: What is the suggested dilution ratio for Western Blot (WB), Immunohistochemistry (IHC) and or ELISA standards? What is the optimal pH for the sample?
    A: Check the datasheet for the product for details on dilution ratios for different experiments. You can find the datasheet button on the right side of the product page.
  • Q: What is the protocol you used for your Western blotting (WB) and Immunohistochemistry (IHC)?
    A: Check our protocols under the tech support tab.
  • Q: What are some alternative names that could be used to describe this product?
    A: Some common names include but are not limited to il 4 antibody, il4 antibody, il-4 antibody, interleukin 4 antibody, interleukin-4 antibody, mff antibody, interleukin4 antibody
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