Navigation Links
Amylase Fluorometric (Green) Assay Kit, EnzChek® from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)

ProductsAmylase Fluorometric (Green) Assay Kit, EnzChek® from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
Company Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
Item Amylase Fluorometric (Green) Assay Kit, EnzChek®
Price 
Description a-Amylase is an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of starch to a mixture of maltose, maltotriose, and dextrins. The level of a-amylase in various fluids of the human body is of clinical significance in the diagnosis of disease states including pancreatitis and diabetes; plant and microbial a-amylases are important enzymes for industrial applications ranging from the manufacture of baked goods and dairy products to the production of ethanol and paper.14

The EnzChek Ultra Amylase Assay Kit (E33651) provides a solution-based assay featuring the speed, high sensitivity, and convenience required for measuring amylase activity or for screening amylase inhibitors in a high-throughput format. This EnzChek kit contains a starch derivative the DQ starch substrate that is labeled with BODIPY FL dye (Figure 1) to such a degree that the fluorescence is quenched. This substrate is efficiently degraded by amylase; digestion relieves the quenching and yields highly fluorescent fragments. The accompanying increase in fluorescence is proportional to amylase activity (Figures 2 and 3) and can be monitored with a fluorescence microplate reader or fluorometer, using standard fluorescein filters.

In tests using a-amylase from Bacillus sp. (Sigma A-6380) and 200 g/mL of the DQ starch substrate (30 minute incubation at room temperature), the EnzChek Ultra Amylase Assay Kit could be used to detect a-amylase activity down to a final concentration of 2 10-3 U/mL, where one unit is defined as the amount of enzyme required to liberate 1 mg of maltose from starch in 3 minutes at 20C, pH 6.9.

Info Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
PO Box 22010
Eugene, OR 97402-0469

Call Molecular Probes (Invitrogen) to buy products (US and Canada only; other locations use numbers below)
USA Canada 1-541-359-2658
Customer Service: 1-541-465-8300
Fax Number: 1-541-344-6504
Web Site: http://probes.invitrogen.com
NOTE: Price information is approximate list price and actual prices may vary.

Related biology products :

1. Amylase Fluorometric (Green) Assay Kit, EnzChek® from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
2. Hydrogen Peroxide / Peroxidase Fluorometric (resorufin) Assay Kit, Fluoro H2O2 from BACHEM
3. 20S Proteasome Fluorometric (AMC) Assay Kit from CHEMICON
4. Cell invasion Fluorometric (green) Assay Kit, InnoCyte™ from Calbiochem
5. Telomerase Fluorometric Assay Kit, TRAPeze from CHEMICON
6. Pyrophosphate Fluorometric (Blue) Assay Kit, EnzChek® from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
7. TACE Fluorometric (MCA)) Assay Kit, InnoZyme™ from Calbiochem
8. Lysozyme Fluorometric (Green) Assay Kit, EnzChek® from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
9. Cholesterol Fluorometric (Red) Assay Kit, Amplex Red from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
10. Pyrophosphate Fluorometric (Blue) Assay Kit, EnzChek® from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
11. MMP-1 Fluorometric (Blue) Assay Kit, EnzoLyte from AnaSpec
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant PRKG1. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = PRKG1...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a full length recombinant GPT. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = GPT...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant PDE2A. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = PDE2A...
... protein sample is a complex protein ... pattern when used with ReadyPrep 2-D ... This sample can be used as ... system and protocol before using more ...
Biology Products:
(Date:6/2/2016)... 2, 2016   The Weather Company , an IBM ... an industry-first capability in which consumers will be able to ... ask questions via voice or text and receive relevant information ... Marketers have long sought an advertising solution that ... be personal, relevant and valuable; and can scale across millions ...
(Date:5/20/2016)... May 20, 2016  VoiceIt is excited to ... VoicePass. By working together, VoiceIt and ... VoiceIt and VoicePass take slightly different approaches to ... both security and usability. ... this new partnership. "This marketing and ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... VILNIUS, Lithuania , May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... today released the MegaMatcher Automated Biometric Identification ... deployment of large-scale multi-biometric projects. MegaMatcher ABIS can ... and accuracy using any combination of fingerprint, face ... of MegaMatcher SDK and MegaMatcher ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... TORONTO , June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - ... Ontario biotechnology company, Propellon ... the development and commercialization of a portfolio of ... cancers. Epigenetic targets such as WDR5 represent an ... contribute significantly in precision medicine for cancer patients. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)...  The Biodesign Challenge (BDC), a university competition that ... living systems and biotechnology, announced its winning teams at ... New York City . The teams, ... at MoMA,s Celeste Bartos Theater during the daylong summit. ... curator of architecture and design, and Suzanne Lee ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016 Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today ... trials of its complement C3 inhibitor, APL-2. The ... ascending dose studies designed to assess the safety, ... injection in healthy adult volunteers. Forty ... a single dose (ranging from 45 to 1,440mg) ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Pleasant Prairie, WI (PRWEB) , ... June 23, ... ... sciences consultancy focused on quality, regulatory and technical consulting, provides a free ... webinar is presented on July 13, 2016 at 12pm CT at no charge. ...
Breaking Biology Technology: