Anti-kynurenine 3-monooxygenase antibody (ab83929)


  • Product nameAnti-kynurenine 3-monooxygenase antibody
    See all kynurenine 3-monooxygenase primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to kynurenine 3-monooxygenase
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, ELISAmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide, within internal sequence amino acids 200-299 of Mouse kynurenine 3-monooxygenase

  • Positive control
    • Mouse brain extract.



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

Application Abreviews Notes
WB Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 56 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 56 kDa).
ELISA Use at an assay dependent dilution.


  • FunctionCatalyzes the hydroxylation of L-kynurenine (L-Kyn) to form 3-hydroxy-L-kynurenine (L-3OHKyn). Required for synthesis of quinolinic acid, a neurotoxic NMDA receptor antagonist and potential endogenous inhibitor of NMDA receptor signaling in axonal targeting, synaptogenesis and apoptosis during brain development. Quinolinic acid may also affect NMDA receptor signaling in pancreatic beta cells, osteoblasts, myocardial cells, and the gastrointestinal tract.
  • Tissue specificityHighest levels in placenta and liver. Detectable in kidney.
  • PathwayCofactor biosynthesis; NAD(+) biosynthesis; quinolinate from L-kynurenine: step 1/3.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the aromatic-ring hydroxylase family. KMO subfamily.
  • Cellular localizationMitochondrion outer membrane.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • dJ317G22.1 antibody
    • kmo antibody
    • KMO_HUMAN antibody
    • Kynurenine 3 hydroxylase antibody
    • Kynurenine 3 monooxygenase (kynurenine 3 hydroxylase) antibody
    • Kynurenine 3 monooxygenase antibody
    • Kynurenine 3-hydroxylase antibody
    • Kynurenine 3-monooxygenase antibody
    • RP1-317G22.1 antibody
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Anti-kynurenine 3-monooxygenase antibody images

  • Anti-kynurenine 3-monooxygenase antibody (ab83929) at 1 µg/ml + Mouse brain extract

    Predicted band size : 56 kDa
    Observed band size : 56 kDa

References for Anti-kynurenine 3-monooxygenase antibody (ab83929)

ab83929 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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Abcam has not validated the combination of species/application used in this Abreview.
Application Western blot
Sample Rat Purified protein (Brain, Hyp and Hpc)
Loading amount 30 µg
Specification Brain, Hyp and Hpc
Treatment Prenatal stress paradigm
Gel Running Conditions Reduced Denaturing (7.5% TrisHCl)
Blocking step BSA as blocking agent for 2 hour(s) and 0 minute(s) · Concentration: 5% · Temperature: RT°C

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Submitted Apr 23 2013

Thank you for the update. Our datasheet shows a nice clean blot of mouse brain, so it is frustrating that you do not get that result with your brain samples. The placenta result may be real but given the other bands in that blot, I would be skeptical. ...

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Thank you for your enquiry.

I have obtained some further information regarding the WB image on the datasheet.

The sample were extracts of mouse brain, each lane represents approximately 20 ug of extract. The mouse brain extract wa...

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