CXCR1 - Human IL-8 Receptor cDNA

A plasmid encodes human interleukin-8 (IL-8) receptor CXCR1. IL-8 is a chemo-attractant cytokine that attracts and activates neutrophils in inflammatory regions.

Potential Commercial Applications: Competitive Advantages:
  • A research material that can be used in the development of assays, validation of products or in quality control.
  • Speed up product development with NIH developed material that has already been tested and validated.


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Intellectual Property:
Research Material – Patent protection is not being pursued for this technology. (IC Reference No. 1948-006)

Licensing Contact:
Charles Rainwater,
Phone: 301-496-2644

OTT Reference No: B-004-1995-0
Updated: Dec 4, 2017