Rabbit anti Ovine interleukin-6 antibody recognizes ovine interleukin-6 (IL-6). No cross-reactivity is seen with ovine IL-1 beta, IL-8, MCP or TNF alpha.
- Target Species
- Species Cross-Reactivity
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- N.B. Antibody reactivity and working conditions may vary between species.
- Product Form
- Serum - liquid (diluted)
- Antiserum Preparation
- Antisera to ovine IL-6 were raised by repeated immunisation of rabbits with highly purified antigen.
- Buffer Solution
- Phosphate buffered saline
- Preservative Stabilisers
- 0.09% Sodium Azide (NaN3)
- Recombinant IL-6.
- Store at +4oC or at -20oC if preferred.
This product should be stored undiluted.
Storage in frost free freezers is not recommended. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
- 12 months from date of despatch
- Entrez Gene
- GO Terms
interleukin-6 receptor binding
growth factor activity
- For research purposes only
This product has been reported to work in the following applications. This information is derived from testing within our laboratories, peer-reviewed publications or personal communications from the originators. Please refer to references indicated for further information. For general protocol recommendations, please visit the antibody protocols page.
Applications of IL-6 antibody
Where this antibody has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrates the antibody for use in their own system using appropriate negative/positive controls.
- The antibody may be used in a sandwich ELISA as a detection reagent for ovine IL-6, in combination with MCA1659 as a capture antibody.
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Secondary Antibodies Available
Useful Reagents Available
Product Specific References
References for IL-6 antibody
Stephens, S. et al. (2003) Differences in cytokine synthesis by the subpopulations of dendritic cells from afferent lymph.
Immunology. 120: 48-57.
Herath, S. et al. (2009) Expression of genes associated with immunity in the endometrium of cattle with disparate postpartum uterine disease and fertility.
Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 7: 55.
Wang, Z. et al. (2008) Acute hypercapnia improves indices of tissue oxygenation more than dobutamine in septic shock.
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 177: 178-83.
Su, F. et al (2007) Beneficial effects of ethyl pyruvate in septic shock from peritonitis.
Arch Surg.142: 166-71.
Karisnan, K. et al. (2015) Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist Protects against Lipopolysaccharide Induced Diaphragm Weakness in Preterm Lambs.
PLoS One. 10 (4): e0124390.
Xu, A. et al. (2015) The Ovine Fetal and Placental Inflammatory Response to Umbilical Cord Occlusions With Worsening Acidosis.
Reprod Sci. 22 (11): 1409-20.
Dooley, L.M. et al. (2015) Effect of mesenchymal precursor cells on the systemic inflammatory response and endothelial dysfunction in an ovine model of collagen-induced arthritis.
PLoS One. 10 (5): e0124144.
Herry, C.L. et al. (2016) Temporal Patterns in Sheep Fetal Heart Rate Variability Correlate to Systemic Cytokine Inflammatory Response: A Methodological Exploration of Monitoring Potential Using Complex Signals Bioinformatics.
PLoS One. 11 (4): e0153515.