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FITC Mouse Anti-Human IL-6
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BD FastImmune™
Mouse IgG1
Recombinant human IL-6 receptor antagonist
Intracellular staining (flow cytometry)
1.5 μg/mL
20 μL
Phosphate buffered saline with gelatin and 0.1% sodium azide.

Preparation And Storage

Store vials at 2°C–8°C. Conjugated forms should not be frozen. Protect from exposure to light. Each reagent is stable until the expiration date shown on the bottle label when stored as directed.

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The Anti-Hu–IL-6 antibody, clone AS12, is derived from the fusion of P3X63.Ag8.653 myeloma cells with splenocytes from BALB/c mice immunized with recombinant human IL-6.

The Anti-Human Interleukin-6 (Anti-Hu–IL-6) antibody recognizes a 21- to 29-kilodalton (kDa) polypeptide.

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Fluorescein (FITC) is part of the BD blue family of dyes. This is a small organic fluorochrome with an excitation maximum (Ex Max) at 494-nm and an emission maximum (Em Max) at 518-nm. FITC is designed to be excited by the Blue laser (488-nm) and detected using an optical filter centered near 520 nm (e.g., a 530/30-nm bandpass filter). Please ensure that your instrument’s configurations (lasers and optical filters) are appropriate for this dye.
Blue 488 nm
494 nm
518 nm
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