|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Reactivity||Human, Monkey, Pig, Horse, Bovine|
|Dilution||ELISA (1:64000), IHC-P (3.75 µg/ml), WB (0.03-0.1 µg/ml)|
|Other Names||Catechol O-methyltransferase, 188.8.131.52, COMT|
|Target/Specificity||Human COMT. This antibody is expected to recognise both reported isoforms (NP_000745.1 and NP_009294.1)|
|Reconstitution & Storage||Store at -20°C. Minimize freezing and thawing.|
|Precautions||COMT Antibody (Internal) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Catalyzes the O-methylation, and thereby the inactivation, of catecholamine neurotransmitters and catechol hormones. Also shortens the biological half-lives of certain neuroactive drugs, like L-DOPA, alpha-methyl DOPA and isoproterenol.|
|Cellular Location||Isoform Soluble: Cytoplasm.|
|Tissue Location||Brain, liver, placenta, lymphocytes and erythrocytes|
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Catalyzes the O-methylation, and thereby the inactivation, of catecholamine neurotransmitters and catechol hormones. Also shortens the biological half-lives of certain neuroactive drugs, like L-DOPA, alpha-methyl DOPA and isoproterenol.
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Li J.Y.,et al.Submitted (SEP-2008) to the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases.
Ota T.,et al.Nat. Genet. 36:40-45(2004).
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