20 mM Tris-HCl buffer (pH 8.0) with 10% glycerol.
Store as concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening vial. For short-term storage (1-2 weeks), store at 4ºC. For long-term storage, aliquot and store at -20ºC or below. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.
1 mg/ml (Please refer to the vial label for the specific concentration.)
Full length protein, N-terminal His-Tag; MRGSHHHHHH GMASMTGGQQ MGRDLYDDDD KDRWGSMASS MRSLFSDHGK YVESFRRFLN HSTEHQCMQE FMDKKLPGII GRIGDTKSEI KILSIGGGAG EIDLQILSKV QAQYPGVCIN NEVVEPSAEQ IAKYKELVAK TSNLENVKFA WHKETSSEYQ SRMLEKKELQ KWDFIHMIQM LYYVKDIPAT LKFFHSLLGT NAKMLIIVVS GSSGWDKLWK KYGSRFPQDD LCQYITSDDL TQMLDNLGLK YECYDLLSTM DISDCFIDGD ENGDLLWDFL TETCNFNATA PPDLRAELGK DLQEPEFSAK KEGKVLFNNT LSFIVIEA
> 95% by SDS-PAGE.
For laboratory use only. Not for any clinical, therapeutic, or diagnostic use in humans or animals. Not for animal or human consumption.
histamine N-methyltransferase , HMT , HNMT-S1 , HNMT-S2 , MRT51
In mammals, histamine is metabolized by two major pathways: N(tau)-methylation via histamine N-methyltransferase and oxidative deamination via diamine oxidase. This gene encodes the first enzyme which is found in the cytosol and uses S-adenosyl-L-methionine as the methyl donor. In the mammalian brain, the neurotransmitter activity of histamine is controlled by N(tau)-methylation as diamine oxidase is not found in the central nervous system. A common genetic polymorphism affects the activity levels of this gene product in red blood cells. Multiple alternatively spliced transcript variants that encode different proteins have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]