Rat Anti-Mouse IL-4-UNLB

Cat. No.
0.5 mg  
Price (USD)
Clone BVD4-1D11
Isotype Rat IgG2bκ
Isotype Control Rat IgG2b-UNLB
Immunogen E. coli-expressed mouse IL-4
Specificity Mouse IL-4
Alternalte Name(s) Interleukin-4, B cell stimulating factor-1, BSF-1, macrophage fusion factor, MFF, Hodgkin's cell growth factor, HCGF, mast cell growth factor-2, MCGF-2, T cell growth factor-2, TCGF-2, Ia inducing factor, IaIF
Format/Conjugate UNLB (Unconjugated)
Buffer Formulation Borate buffered saline, pH 8.2
Concentration 0.5 mg/mL
Volume 1.0 mL
Storage & Handling 2-8°C
Please refer to product specific SDS
Applications for relevant formats of this clone include -
ELISA-Capture – Quality tested 1,2,4,5
ELISA-Detection – Reported in literature 3
ELISpot-Capture – Reported in literature 4,6-11
Flow Cytometry – Reported in literature 12-14
Immunohistochemsitry-Frozen Sections – Reported in literature 13,15-19
Immunohistochemsitry-Paraffin Sections – Reported in literature 17
Immunocytochemistry – Reported in literature 1
Western Blot – Reported in literature 20
Immunoprecipitation – Reported in literature 20
Neutralization – Reported in literature 1-3,21
Multiplex-Capture – Reported in literature 22

Note – May be paired with the biotinylated clone BVD6-24G2 (SB Cat. No. 10204-08) in a sandwich ELISA
Recommended Dilutions Please refer to product specific Technical Bulletin
RRID AB_2794220
Gene ID
16189 (Human)
Gene Symbol
Il4 (Human)
Gene Aliases BSF-1; Il-4
Uniprot ID
P07750 (Mouse)
Uniprot Name
  • Standard curve generated with Rat Anti-Mouse IL-4-UNLB (SB Cat. No. 10203-01; Clone BVD4-1D11) and Rat Anti-Mouse IL-4-BIOT (SB Cat. No. 10204-08; Clone BVD6-24G2) followed by Mouse Anti-BIOT-HRP (SB Cat. No. 6404-05)

Standard curve generated with Rat Anti-Mouse IL-4-UNLB (SB Cat. No. 10203-01; Clone BVD4-1D11) and Rat Anti-Mouse IL-4-BIOT (SB Cat. No. 10204-08; Clone BVD6-24G2) followed by Mouse Anti-BIOT-HRP (SB Cat. No. 6404-05)
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