Product Name: IL 5 Mouse

Product No: CYT-689

Synonym(s): Interleukin-5 Mouse Recombinant, EDF, BCDFII, TRF, T-cell replacing factor, Eosinophil differentiation factor, B cell differentiation factor II, IL-5, BCGF-II, Cytotoxic T-lymphocyte inducer, Il5.

One-Letter-Code: MEIPMSTVVK ETLTQLSAHR ALLTSNETMR LPVPTHKNHQ LCIGEIFQGL DILKNQTVRG GTVEMLFQNL SLIKKYIDRQ KEKCGEERRR TRQFLDYLQE FLGVMSTEWA MEG.

Description: Interleukin-5 Mouse Recombinant produced in E.Coli is a dimeric, non-glycosylated polypeptide chain containing 2 x 113 amino acids forming a disulfide linked homodimer and having a molecular mass of 26.2 kDa.The Mouse IL-5 is purified by proprietary chromatographic techniques.

Protein Derived From: Escherichia Coli.

Physical Appearance: Sterile Filtered White lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder.

Purity: Greater than 97.0% as determined by:(a) Analysis by RP-HPLC.(b) Analysis by SDS-PAGE.

Stability: Lyophilized Mouse Interleukin-5 although stable at room temperature for 3 weeks, should be stored desiccated below -18°C. Upon reconstitution Mouse IL5 should be stored at 4°C between 2-7 days and for future use below -18°C.Please avoid freeze thaw cycles.

Biological Activity: The ED50 as determined by the dose-dependant stimulation of the proliferation of TF-1 cells was found to be 1.7ng/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of 588,235.3IU/mg.

Solubility: It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized Mouse Interleikin-5 in sterile 18MOmega-cm H2O at a concentration of 100µg/ml, which can then be further diluted to other aqueous solutions.

Special Note(s): ProSpec's products are furnished for LABORATORY RESEARCH USE ONLY. The product may not be used as drugs, agricultural or pesticidal products, food additives or household chemicals.