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L-Methionine y-Lase Polyclonal Antibody

Purified Rabbit Polyclonal Antibody

Product Information
  • Applications Legend:
  • WB=Western Blot
  • IHC=Immunohistochemistry
  • IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin-embedded Sections)
  • IHC-F=Immunohistochemistry (Frozen Sections)
  • IF=Immunofluorescence
  • FC=Flow Cytopmetry
  • IC=Immunochemistry
  • ICC=Immunocytochemistry
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
Primary Accession P13254
Reactivity Human, Mouse
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype Rabbit IgG
Calculated MW 42627 Da
Additional Information
Other Names Methionine gamma-lyase, L-methioninase, mdeA
Target/Specificity L-Methionine y-Lase
Formulation 100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) of antibody in PBS pH 7.2, 0.01 % BSA, 0.03 % ProClin®, and 50 % glycerol.
Handling The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.
Background Descriptions
PrecautionsL-Methionine y-Lase Polyclonal Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name mdeA {ECO:0000312|EMBL:BAA20553.1}
Function Catalyzes the alpha,gamma-elimination of L-methionine to produce methanethiol, 2-oxobutanoate and ammonia (PubMed:8586629, PubMed:6742420). Is involved in L-methionine catabolism (PubMed:9190812). In fact, shows a multicatalytic function since it also catalyzes gamma-replacement of L-methionine with thiol compounds, alpha,gamma-elimination and gamma-replacement reactions of L-homocysteine and its S-substituted derivatives, O- substituted-L-homoserines and DL-selenomethionine, and, to a lesser extent, alpha,beta-elimination and beta-replacement reactions of L-cysteine, S-methyl-L-cysteine, and O-acetyl-L- serine (PubMed:6742420, PubMed:22785484). Also catalyzes deamination and gamma-addition reactions of L-vinylglycine (PubMed:6742420). Thus, the enzyme is able to cleave C-S, C-Se, and C-O bonds of sulfur, selenium, and oxygen amino acids, respectively (PubMed:6742420, PubMed:22785484).
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Methionine gamma-lyase from Pseudomonas putida is a PLP-dependent enzyme which plays a central role in sulfur amino acid metabolism. METase catalyzes the α, γ-elimination of methionine to α-ketobutyrate, methanethiol, and ammonia. METase also catalyzes the α, γ-elimination of other sulfur containing amino acids, such as homocysteine, cysteine. Because of its ability to deplete methionine, METase has been considered as a viable component of cancer therapeutics against methionine-dependent tumor cells. METase has also been utilized to design drug targets for the infectious diseases caused by parasitic protozoa and anaerobic periodontal bacteria.

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