α-Amylase Reagent  (Ceralpha)

Purchase high purity Ceralpha: α-Amylase Reagent – 4 vials for the measurement of α-amylase for research, biochemical enzyme assays and in vitro diagnostic analysis. 

p-Nitrophenyl α-D-maltoheptaoside (blocked), plus excess α-glucosidase and glucoamylase. For the measurement of cereal, fungal and bacterial α-amylase.

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R-CAAR4
200 assays per kit / 4 vials
$408.00

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Measurement of α-amylase activity in white wheat flour, milled malt, and microbial enzyme preparations, using the ceralpha assay: Collaborative study.

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The effect of carbohydrates on α-amylase activity measurements.

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Cross-inhibitory activity of cereal protein inhibitors against α-amylases and xylanases.

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Measurement of α-amylase activity by Sequential Injection Analysis.

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Secretion, purification, and characterisation of barley α-amylase produced by heterologous gene expression in Aspergillus niger.

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Targeting of the plant vacuolar sorting receptor BP80 is dependent on multiple sorting signals in the cytosolic tail.

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Isolation, characterization and inhibition by acarbose of the α-amylase from Lactobacillus fermentum: comparison with Lb. manihotivorans and Lb. plantarum amylases.

Talamond, P., Desseaux, V., Moreau, Y., Santimone, M. & Marchis-Mouren, G. (2002). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 133(3), 351-360.

The activity of barley α-amylase on starch granules is enhanced by fusion of a starch binding domain from Aspergillus niger glucoamylase.

Juge, N., Nøhr, J., Le Gal-Coëffet, M. F., Kramhøft, B., Furniss, C. S., Planchot, V., Archer, D. B., Willianson, G. & Svensson, B. (2006). Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-Proteins and Proteomics, 1764(2), 275-284.

Impact of formulation and technological factors on the acrylamide content of wheat bread and bread rolls.

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Heterologous expression of an α-amylase inhibitor from common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) in Kluyveromyces lactis and Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

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