Lysozyme, =6,000 U/mg solid, 1 g
Key Features and Details
SYNONYMS: Muramidase; Mucopeptide N-acetylmuramoylhydrolase
CAS: # 9001-63-2
EC No: 232-620-4
Lysozyme is a glycoside hydrolase. Application Notes Lysozyme is used in cancer research and veterinary applications. It is a food preservative as a natural, organic alternative to many potential carcinogens; and baby food and animal feed. Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Base Catalog Number: 10083201
Alternate Names: Muramidase; Mucopeptide N-acetylmuramoylhydrolase
Biochemical Physiological Actions : Lysozyme attacks peptidoglycans (found in the cell walls of bacteria, especially Gram-positive bacteria) and hydrolyzing the glycosidic bond that connects N-acetylmuramic acid with the fourth carbon atom of N-acetylglucosamine.
CAS : # 9001-63-2
EC No : 232-620-4
Hazard Statements : H317
PPE : Breathing apparatus, Pvc or other plastic material gloves, Safety glasses
RTECS No : OL5987000
Solubility : Soluble in distilled water or dilute buffer.
Specific Activity : =6,000 u/mg solid
Unit Definition : One unit will cause a decrease in A450 of 0.001 per minute at pH 6.24 and 25 °C using Micrococcus lysodeikticus as substrate.