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(Plasmid #161518)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 161518 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Total vector size (bp) 9062
  • Vector type
  • Selectable markers

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
    Ampicillin, 100 μg/mL
  • Growth Temperature
  • Growth Strain(s)
    NEB Stable
  • Copy number
    High Copy


  • Gene/Insert name
    Interleukin 6 Receptor
  • Alt name
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Entrez Gene
    IL6R (a.k.a. CD126, HIES5, IL-1Ra, IL-6R, IL-6R-1, IL-6RA, IL6Q, IL6QTL, IL6RA, IL6RQ, gp80)

Terms and Licenses

  • Zeocin® is an InvivoGen trademark.
How to cite this plasmid ( Back to top)

These plasmids were created by your colleagues. Please acknowledge the Principal Investigator, cite the article in which the plasmids were described, and include Addgene in the Materials and Methods of your future publications.

  • For your Materials & Methods section:

    IL6R PLAK1 was a gift from Yoav Shaul (Addgene plasmid # 161518 ; ; RRID:Addgene_161518)
  • For your References section:

    The glutathione peroxidase 8 (GPX8)/IL-6/STAT3 axis is essential in maintaining an aggressive breast cancer phenotype. Khatib A, Solaimuthu B, Ben Yosef M, Abu Rmaileh A, Tanna M, Oren G, Schlesinger Frisch M, Axelrod JH, Lichtenstein M, Shaul YD. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Sep 1;117(35):21420-21431. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2010275117. Epub 2020 Aug 18. 10.1073/pnas.2010275117 PubMed 32817494