|Western Blot (WB)||1:1000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Mouse|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 148-178 amino acids from the central region of human PRKAG3|
|Purification||Ammonium sulfate precipitation, Size-exclusion - Dialysis|
|Contains||0.09% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
PRKAG3 is a regulatory subunit of the AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK). AMPK is a heterotrimer consisting of an alpha catalytic subunit, and non-catalytic beta and gamma subunits. AMPK is an important energy-sensing enzyme that monitors cellular energy status. In response to cellular metabolic stresses, AMPK is activated, and thus phosphorylates and inactivates acetyl-CoA carboxylase (ACC) and beta-hydroxy beta-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase (HMGCR), key enzymes involved in regulating de novo biosynthesis of fatty acid and cholesterol. This subunit is one of the gamma regulatory subunits of AMPK. It is dominantly expressed in skeletal muscle. Studies of the pig counterpart suggest that this subunit may play a key role in the regulation of energy metabolism in skeletal muscle.
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Protein Aliases: 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase subunit gamma-3; 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase, gamma-3 subunit; 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase, gamma-3 subunit, AMPK gamma-3 chain, AMPK gamma3; AMP-activated protein kinase gamma subunit; AMPK gamma-3 chain; AMPK gamma3; AMPK subunit gamma-3; AMPKG3; protein kinase, AMP-activated, gamma 3 non-catalytic subunit
Gene Aliases: Amkg3; AMPKG3; AMPKg3L; AMPKg3S; PRKAG3
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