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IL 32A Human

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  • IL 32A Human
  • Interleukin-32 alpha Human Recombinant
  • Shipped at Room temp.

Catalogue number

CYT-584

Synonyms

NK4, TAIF, TAIFa, TAIFb, TAIFc, TAIFd, IL-32beta, IL-32alpha, IL-32delta, IL-32gamma, Interleukin-32, IL-32, Natural killer cells protein 4, Tumor necrosis factor alpha-inducing factor, IL-32a, IL32a, IL32, Interleukin-32 alpha.

Introduction

IL-32 is part of the cytokine family and contains a tyrosine sulfation site, 3 potential N-myristoylation sites, multiple putative phosphorylation sites, and an RGD cell-attachment sequence. IL-32 expression is elevated after the activation of T-cells by mitogens or the activation of NK cells by IL-2. IL-32 induces the production of TNF-a from macrophage cells. IL-32 pro-inflammatory pathway is activated in response to influenza A virus infection. Dysregulation of IL-32 in myelodysplastic syndrome and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia modulates apoptosis and impairs NK function.
Induction of TNF, IL-1beta, and IL-6 by IL-32 is intervened by p38-MAPK. IL-32 induced monocyte-to-macrophage differentiation is mediated through nonapoptotic, caspase-3-dependent mechanisms. IL32 plays an important role in the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis. IL-32 is involved in activation-induced cell death in T cells, through its intracellular actions. IL-32 is a cell-associated proinflammatory cytokine, which is particularly stimulated by mycobacteria through a caspase-1- and IL-18-dependent production of IFNgamma.
IL-32 is associated with TNF-a, IL-1beta, and IL-18. IL32 is involved in human rheumatoid arthritis and is a novel target in autoimmune diseases.

Description

Interleukin-32 human recombinant produced in E.Coli is a single, non-glycosylated, polypeptide chain containing 131 amino acids and having a molecular mass of 14.9 kDa.

Source

Escherichia Coli.

Physical Appearance

Sterile Filtered White lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder.

Formulation

IL-32 was lyophilized from a concentrated (1mg/ml) solution in water containing 50mM sodium Phosphate buffer pH=7.5.

Solubility

It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized IL-32 in sterile 18MΩ-cm H2O not less than 100µg/ml, which can then be further diluted to other aqueous solutions.

Stability

Lyophilized IL32 although stable at room temperature for 3 weeks, should be stored desiccated below -18°C. Upon reconstitution IL32 should be stored at 4°C between 2-7 days and for future use below
-18°C.
Please prevent freeze-thaw cycles.

Purity

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

Biological Activity

Human IL-32 alpha activity is measured via the dose-dependent induction of TNF-alpha in the human THP-1 monocytic cell line.

Amino acid sequence

MCFPKVLSDD MKKLKARMHQ AIERFYDKMQ NAESGRGQVM SSLAELEDDF KEGYLETVAA YYEEQHPELT PLLEKERDGL RCRGNRSPVP DVEDPATEEP GESFCDKSYG APRGDKEELT PQKCSEPQSS K.

Safety Data Sheet

Usage

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.
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