• Product nameAnti-POMC antibody
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  • Description
    Goat polyclonal to POMC
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, IHC-P, ICC/IF, IHC-FoFrmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Human
    Predicted to work with: Rat
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide:


    , corresponding to C terminal amino acids 256-267 of Human POMC.

  • Positive control
    • Human lymph node and murine pituitary cell line NIH 3T3 lysates. Human adrenal gland 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
WB Use a concentration of 0.1 - 0.3 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 26 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 29 kDa).

This product appears to react with the full length precursor protein only.

IHC-P Use a concentration of 4 - 6 µg/ml. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
ICC/IF 1/75. PubMed: 23469282
IHC-FoFr Use at an assay dependent concentration. PubMed: 21526203


  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • ACTH antibody
    • Adrenocorticotropic hormone antibody
    • Adrenocorticotropin antibody
    • alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone antibody
    • Alpha MSH antibody
    • Alpha-MSH antibody
    • beta endorphin antibody
    • Beta LPH antibody
    • beta melanocyte stimulating hormone antibody
    • Beta MSH antibody
    • Beta-LPH antibody
    • Beta-MSH antibody
    • CLIP antibody
    • COLI_HUMAN antibody
    • Corticotropin like intermediary peptide antibody
    • Corticotropin lipotropin antibody
    • Corticotropin-lipotropin antibody
    • Gamma MSH antibody
    • Gamma-LPH antibody
    • Gamma-MSH antibody
    • Lipotropin beta antibody
    • Lipotropin gamma antibody
    • LPH antibody
    • Melanotropin alpha antibody
    • Melanotropin antibody
    • Melanotropin beta antibody
    • Melanotropin gamma antibody
    • met enkephalin antibody
    • Met-enkephalin antibody
    • MSH antibody
    • NPP antibody
    • POC antibody
    • POMC antibody
    • pro ACTH endorphin antibody
    • Proopiomelanocortin antibody
    • Proopiomelanocortin preproprotein antibody
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Anti-POMC antibody images

  • ab32893 (4µg/ml) staining of POMC in paraffin embedded Human Adrenal Gland following steamed antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 and HRP-staining shows vesiculate staining in some glandular cells.

  • Anti-POMC antibody (ab32893) at 0.01 µg/ml + NIH3T3 cell lysate (35µg in RIPA buffer)

    Predicted band size : 29 kDa
    Observed band size : 26 kDa (why is the actual band size different from the predicted?)
    Primary incubation was 1 hour.
    Detected by chemiluminescence.
  • ab32893 at 2.5ug/ml staining of paraffin embedded human adrenal gland tissue section by Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/ PFA fixed paraffin-embedded sections). Tissue underwent antigen retrieval in steam with citrate buffer (pH 6.0). The AP-staining procedure was used for detection.

  • ab32893 (4µg/ml) staining of paraffin embedded Human Adrenal Gland. Steamed antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6, HRP-staining. Shows vesiculate staining in some glandular cells.

References for Anti-POMC antibody (ab32893)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Marco A  et al. DNA CpG Methylation (5-Methylcytosine) and Its Derivative (5-Hydroxymethylcytosine) Alter Histone Posttranslational Modifications at the Pomc Promoter, Affecting the Impact of Perinatal Diet on Leanness and Obesity of the Offspring. Diabetes 65:2258-67 (2016). Read more (PubMed: 27217481) »
  • Carlson RI  et al. Development and application of an antibody-based protein microarray to assess physiological stress in grizzly bears (Ursus arctos). Conserv Physiol 4:cow001 (2016). Other . Read more (PubMed: 27293753) »

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