Product Pathways - Neuroscience
Phospho-Tyrosine Hydroxylase (Ser31) Antibody #3370
|W IP||R (M)||Endogenous||55-60||Rabbit|
Reactivity Key: M=Mouse R=Rat
Species cross-reactivity is determined by western blot. Species enclosed in parentheses are predicted to react based on 100% sequence homology.
Specificity / Sensitivity
Phospho-Tyrosine Hydroxylase (Ser31) Antibody detects endogenous levels of tyrosine hydroxylase only when phosphorylated at Ser31.
Source / Purification
Polyclonal antibodies are produced by immunizing animals with a synthetic phosphopeptide corresponding to the sequence surrounding Ser31 of mouse tyrosine hydroxylase. Antibodies are purified by protein A and peptide affinity chromatography.
Tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) catalyzes the rate-limiting step in the synthesis of the neurotransmitter dopamine and other catecholamines. TH functions as a tetramer, with each subunit composed of a regulatory and catalytic domain, and exists in several different isoforms (1,2). This enzyme is required for embryonic development since TH knockout mice die before or at birth (3). Levels of transcription, translation and posttranslational modification regulate TH activity. The amino-terminal regulatory domain contains three serine residues: Ser9, Ser31 and Ser40. Phosphorylation at Ser40 by PKA positively regulates the catalytic activity of TH (4-6). Phosphorylation at Ser31 by CDK5 also increases the catalytic activity of TH through stabilization of TH protein levels (7-9).
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- Lindgren, N. et al. (2000) J Neurochem 74, 2470-7.
- Moy, L.Y. and Tsai, L.H. (2004) J Biol Chem 279, 54487-93.
- Lehmann, I.T. et al. (2006) J Biol Chem 281, 17644-51.
- Saraf, A. et al. (2007) J Biol Chem 282, 573-80.
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