Register or Login
  • All
  • Uniprot Id
  • Catalog #
  • Peptide Sequence
>   home   >   Products   >   Peptides   >   Blocking Peptides   >   PRKAG3 Antibody (C-term) Blocking Peptide   

PRKAG3 Antibody (C-term) Blocking Peptide

Synthetic peptide

Product Information
Primary Accession Q9UGI9
Clone Names 100617193
Peptide ID 100617193
Additional Information
Gene ID 53632
Other Names 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase subunit gamma-3, AMPK gamma3, AMPK subunit gamma-3, PRKAG3, AMPKG3
Format Synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml DI water for a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.
StorageMaintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.
PrecautionsThis product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Synonyms AMPKG3
Function AMP/ATP-binding subunit of AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK), an energy sensor protein kinase that plays a key role in regulating cellular energy metabolism. In response to reduction of intracellular ATP levels, AMPK activates energy-producing pathways and inhibits energy-consuming processes: inhibits protein, carbohydrate and lipid biosynthesis, as well as cell growth and proliferation. AMPK acts via direct phosphorylation of metabolic enzymes, and by longer-term effects via phosphorylation of transcription regulators. Also acts as a regulator of cellular polarity by remodeling the actin cytoskeleton; probably by indirectly activating myosin. Gamma non-catalytic subunit mediates binding to AMP, ADP and ATP, leading to activate or inhibit AMPK: AMP-binding results in allosteric activation of alpha catalytic subunit (PRKAA1 or PRKAA2) both by inducing phosphorylation and preventing dephosphorylation of catalytic subunits. ADP also stimulates phosphorylation, without stimulating already phosphorylated catalytic subunit. ATP promotes dephosphorylation of catalytic subunit, rendering the AMPK enzyme inactive.
Tissue Location Skeletal muscle, with weak expression in heart and pancreas
Research Areas
Citations (0)

Thousands of laboratories across the world have published research that depended on the performance of antibodies from Abgent to advance their research. Check out links to articles that cite our products in major peer-reviewed journals, organized by research category.

Submit your citation using an Abgent antibody to, and receive a free "I Love Antibodies" mug.


The protein encoded by this gene is a regulatory subunitof the AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK). AMPK is a heterotrimerconsisting of an alpha catalytic subunit, and non-catalytic betaand gamma subunits. AMPK is an important energy-sensing enzyme thatmonitors cellular energy status. In response to cellular metabolicstresses, AMPK is activated, and thus phosphorylates andinactivates acetyl-CoA carboxylase (ACC) and beta-hydroxybeta-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase (HMGCR), key enzymes involved inregulating de novo biosynthesis of fatty acid and cholesterol. Thissubunit is one of the gamma regulatory subunits of AMPK. It isdominantly expressed in skeletal muscle. Studies of the pigcounterpart suggest that this subunit may play a key role in theregulation of energy metabolism in skeletal muscle. [provided byRefSeq].


Jablonski, K.A., et al. Diabetes 59(10):2672-2681(2010)Jassim, G., et al. Pharmacopsychiatry (2010) In press :Crawford, S.A., et al. Diabetologia 53(9):1986-1997(2010)Ramanathan, L., et al. Protein Expr. Purif. 70(1):13-22(2010)McGeachie, M., et al. Circulation 120(24):2448-2454(2009)

Abgent welcomes feedback from its customers.

If you have used an Abgent product and would like to share how it has performed, please click on the "Submit Review" button and provide the requested information. Our staff will examine and post your review and contact you if needed.

If you have any additional inquiries please email technical services at

$ 80.00
Cat# BP16887b
(40 western blots)
Availability: In Stock
Bulk Size
Seasonal Special on Bulk Order
Request Quote Here

Ordering Information

United States
AlbaniaAustraliaAustriaBelgiumBosnia & HerzegovinaBrazilBulgariaCanadaChinaCroatiaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIrelandIsraelItalyJapanKoreaLatviaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMalaysiaMaltaNetherlandsNew ZealandNorwayPakistanPolandPortugalRomaniaSerbiaSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSouth AfricaSpainSwedenSwitzerlandTaiwanTurkeyUnited KingdomUnited StatesVietnamOthers
Abgent, Inc.
(888) 735-7227 / (858) 622-0099
(858) 622-0609

Shipping Information

Domestic orders (in stock items)
Shipped out the same day. Orders placed after 1 PM (PST) will ship out the next business day.
International orders
Contact your local distributors
Santa Cruz Alternative
Terms & Conditions