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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.
One Unit hydrolyzes one micromole of cholesterol ester per minute at 37°C, pH 7.0.
Cholesterol Esterase Products
A lyophilized powder chromatographically purified to minimize protease contamination.
Store at -20°C.
Ice Pack required
≥300 units per gram dry weight