Overview

  • Product name
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to COMT
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: IHC-Pmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide conjugated to KLH from the C terminal domain of Human COMT.

  • Positive control
    • Human adrenal and liver tissues.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab118888 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
IHC-P Use a concentration of 5 - 7.5 µg/ml.

Target

  • 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.
  • Tissue specificity
    Brain, liver, placenta, lymphocytes and erythrocytes.
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the mammalian catechol-O-methyltransferase family.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    The N-terminus is blocked.
  • Cellular localization
    Cytoplasm and Cell membrane.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • Catechol O methyltransferase antibody
    • Catechol O-methyltransferase antibody
    • COMT antibody
    • COMT_HUMAN antibody
    • EC 2.1.1.6 antibody
    see all

Images

  • ab118888, at 7.5 µg/ml, staining COMT in Formalin-fixed, Paraffin-embedded Human Adrenal tissue by Immunohistochemistry.
  • ab118888, at 7.5 µg/ml, staining COMT in Formalin-fixed, Paraffin-embedded Human Liver tissue by Immunohistochemistry.

References

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