Amylase HR Reagent

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

A new amylase assay reagent containing p-nitrophenyl α-D-maltoheptaoside (blocked) plus a thermostable α-glucosidase. The incorporation of this enzyme allows assays to be performed at temperatures up to 60°C and over the pH range 5.2-7.5.

Product Code
200 / 400 assays per kit (4 vials)

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Analysis of feed enzymes.

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Measurement of cereal α-Amylase: A new assay procedure.

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A new procedure for the measurement of fungal and bacterial α-amylase.

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Measurement of α-Amylase in Cereal, Food and Fermentation Products.

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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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Thickeners for dysphagic patients: comparison of a new amylase resistant product with four standard starch-based products - in vitro study.

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Pharmacometrics of 3-Methoxypterostilbene: A Component of Traditional Chinese Medicinal Plants.

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Dose-and tissue-specific interaction of monoterpenes with the gibberellin-mediated release of potato tuber bud dormancy, sprout growth and induction of α-amylases and β-amylases.

Rentzsch, S., Podzimska, D., Voegele, A., Imbeck, M., Müller, K., Linkies, A. & Leubner-Metzger, G. (2012). Planta, 235(1), 137-151.

A kinetic model to explain the maximum in α-amylase activity measurements in the presence of small carbohydrates.

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Toward a Microfluidic‐Based Rapid Amylase Assay System.

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Effect of Gelatinization and Hydrolysis Conditions on the Selectivity of Starch Hydrolysis with α-Amylase from Bacillus licheniformis.

Baks, T., Bruins, M. E., Matser, A. M., Janssen, A. E. M. & Boom, R. M. (2008). Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 56(2), 488-495.

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