• Product nameAnti-KDM1 / LSD1 antibody
    See all KDM1 / LSD1 primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to KDM1 / LSD1
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-Fr, IP, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide, corresponding to a 17 amino acid peptide from near the N terminus of Human LSD1

  • Positive control
    • Mouse P815 cell lysate IHC-P: Human prostate FFPE tissue sections.


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

Application Abreviews Notes
IHC-Fr Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml.
IP Use at an assay dependent concentration. PubMed: 20404188
WB Use a concentration of 1 - 2 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 105 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 93 kDa).


  • FunctionHistone demethylase that demethylates both 'Lys-4' (H3K4me) and 'Lys-9' (H3K9me) of histone H3, thereby acting as a coactivator or a corepressor, depending on the context. Acts by oxidizing the substrate by FAD to generate the corresponding imine that is subsequently hydrolyzed. Acts as a corepressor by mediating demethylation of H3K4me, a specific tag for epigenetic transcriptional activation. Demethylates both mono- (H3K4me1) and di-methylated (H3K4me2) H3K4me. May play a role in the repression of neuronal genes. Alone, it is unable to demethylate H3K4me on nucleosomes and requires the presence of RCOR1/CoREST to achieve such activity. Also acts as a coactivator of androgen receptor (ANDR)-dependent transcription, by being recruited to ANDR target genes and mediating demethylation of H3K9me, a specific tag for epigenetic transcriptional repression. The presence of PRKCB in ANDR-containing complexes, which mediates phosphorylation of 'Thr-6' of histone H3 (H3T6ph), a specific tag that prevents demethylation H3K4me, prevents H3K4me demethylase activity of KDM1A. Demethylates di-methylated 'Lys-370' of p53/TP53 which prevents interaction of p53/TP53 with TP53BP1 and represses p53/TP53-mediated transcriptional activation. Demethylates and stabilizes the DNA methylase DNMT1. Required for gastrulation during embryogenesis.
  • Tissue specificityUbiquitously expressed.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the flavin monoamine oxidase family.
    Contains 1 SWIRM domain.
  • DomainThe SWIRM domain may act as an anchor site for a histone tail.
  • Cellular localizationNucleus.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • Amine oxidase (flavin containing) domain 2 antibody
    • Amine oxidase, flavin containing, 2 antibody
    • AOF2 antibody
    • BHC110 antibody
    • BRAF35 HDAC complex protein BHC110 antibody
    • BRAF35-HDAC complex protein BHC110 antibody
    • BRAF35/HDAC complex, 110-kD subunit antibody
    • CPRF antibody
    • EC1 antibody
    • FAD binding protein BRAF35 HDAC complex, 110 kDa subunit antibody
    • Flavin-containing amine oxidase domain-containing protein 2 antibody
    • KDM 1 antibody
    • KDM1 antibody
    • Kdm1a antibody
    • KDM1A_HUMAN antibody
    • KIAA0601 antibody
    • LSD 1 antibody
    • LSD1 antibody
    • Lysine (K) specific demethylase 1 antibody
    • Lysine (K) specific demethylase 1A antibody
    • Lysine demethylase 1A antibody
    • Lysine specific histone demethylase 1 antibody
    • Lysine specific histone demethylase 1A antibody
    • Lysine-specific demethylase 1 antibody
    • Lysine-specific demethylase 1A antibody
    • Lysine-specific histone demethylase 1A antibody
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Anti-KDM1 / LSD1 antibody images

  • IHC image of KDM1/LSD1 staining in human prostate formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue section, performed on a Leica Bond system using the standard protocol F. The section was pre-treated using heat mediated antigen retrieval with sodium citrate buffer (pH6, epitope retrieval solution 1) for 20 mins. The section was then incubated with ab37165, 1µg/ml, for 15 mins at room temperature and detected using an HRP conjugated compact polymer system. DAB was used as the chromogen. The section was then counterstained with haematoxylin and mounted with DPX.

    For other IHC staining systems (automated and non-automated) customers should optimize variable parameters such as antigen retrieval conditions, primary antibody concentration and antibody incubation times.

  • Lane 1 : Anti-KDM1 / LSD1 antibody (ab37165) at 1 µg/ml
    Lane 2 : Anti-KDM1 / LSD1 antibody (ab37165) at 2 µg/ml

    Lane 1 : Mouse P815 cell lysate
    Lane 2 : Mouse P815 cell lysate

    Lysates/proteins at 15 µg per lane.

    Predicted band size : 93 kDa
    Observed band size : 105 kDa (why is the actual band size different from the predicted?)

References for Anti-KDM1 / LSD1 antibody (ab37165)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Storm MP  et al. Zscan4 is regulated by PI3-kinase and DNA-damaging agents and directly interacts with the transcriptional repressors LSD1 and CtBP2 in mouse embryonic stem cells. PLoS One 9:e89821 (2014). IP, WB ; Mouse . Read more (PubMed: 24594919) »
  • Jamaladdin S  et al. Histone deacetylase (HDAC) 1 and 2 are essential for accurate cell division and the pluripotency of embryonic stem cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:9840-5 (2014). Mouse . Read more (PubMed: 24958871) »

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