Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (Leuconostoc mesenteroides

High purity Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (Leuconostoc mesenteroides) for use in research, biochemical enzyme assays and in vitro diagnostic analysis.

EC 1.1.1.49
CAS: 9001-40-5

glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (NADP+); D-glucose-6-phosphate:NADP+ 1-oxidoreductase

Highly purified. From Leuconostoc mesenteroides.
In 3.2 M ammonium sulphate.
Supplied at ~ 2,000 U/mL. 

Specific activity
~ 800 U/mg (30oC, pH 7.8 on glucose-6-phosphate).

Stability: > 4 years at 4oC.

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E-GPDH5
5,000 Units
$203.00

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DESCRIPTION

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (Leuconostoc mesenteroides)

EC 1.1.1.49
CAS: 9001-40-5

Synonyms:
glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (NADP+); D-glucose-6-phosphate:NADP+ 1-oxidoreductase

Form:
In 3.2 M ammonium sulphate.

Stability: 
> 4 years at 4oC.

Specific activity:
~ 800 U/mg (30oC, pH 7.8 on glucose-6-phosphate).

Unit definition:
One Unit of Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity is defined as the amount of enzyme required to convert one μmole of glucose 6-phosphate (3.3 mM) to 6-phosphogluconate per minute in the presence of NAD+ in Tris-HCl buffer (51 mM), pH 7.8, 30oC.

Specificity:
Catalyses the reaction:
D-glucose 6-phosphate + NADP+ = 6-phospho-D-glucono-1,5-lactone + NADPH + H+

Applications:
Applications for the measurement of glucose and other hexoses in carbohydrate research and in the food and feeds, fermentation, wine, beverage and dairy industries.