Cholesterol Esterase

Source:
Porcine Pancreas
CAS:
9026-00-0
EC:
3.1.1.13

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The enzyme is found primarily in pancreas and pancreatic secretions, but in other tissues as well. Bile salts, such as cholate and its conjugates, act as stabilizers of the native polymeric form of the enzyme and can protect it from proteolytic degradation in the intestine.

Unit Definition

One Unit hydrolyzes one micromole of cholesterol ester per minute at 37°C, pH 7.0.

Cholesterol Esterase Products

Description
Activity
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Price
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Description
Cholesterol Esterase
Source:
Porcine Pancreas
A lyophilized powder chromatographically purified to minimize protease contamination.
Store at -20°C.
Ice Pack required
Activity
≥300 units per gram dry weight
Code
CEPM
Cat. #
LS004105