Product Name Elastase
Source Porcine Pancreas
Catalogue Number 345-10
Purity Purified
Form Lyophilized
Activity > 1 U/mg solid
Unit Definition One unit will hydrolyze one micromole of methoxy succinyl-alanine-alanine-proline-valine-p-nitroanilide per minute at 37°C and pH 7.5.
Protein > 0.20 mg Protein/mg (Coomassie)
Specific Activity > 5 U/mg protein
Recertification 3 years
Storage -20°C
Optimal pH 8.5
Activators Tris, sodium sulfate
Synonyms Pancreatic elastase, elastase-1, pancreatopeptidase E
Application - Digestion of elastin
- Protein structural studies and tissue dissociation when used together with other proteases such as collagenase or trypsin
- Solubilization of membrane proteins
Molecular Weight 25,908
CAS Number 848900-32-3
E.C. Number
Accession No P00772
Gene CELA1, ELA1, ELS1, Elastase-1
Gene ID 396766