Interleukin-16 (IL-16) is a pro-inflammatory cytokine produced by varied immune and parenchymal cells, shows no sequence homology to any other known cytokine or chemokine. IL-16 is also known as a lymphocyte chemoattractant factor (LCF) that is chemotactic for CD4+ cells, monocytes and eosinophils, plays an important role in CD4+ cell recruitment and activation through interaction with CD4 and has been linked to inflammatory diseases such as asthma.
Recommended dilution factor:
FACS: Assay dependent
Note: Working dilution for specific application should be determined by the investigator to obtain the best conditions.