L-Fucose Assay Kit

The L-Fucose test kit is a simple, rapid and reliable method, for the measurement and analysis of L-Fucose in plant extracts, biological samples and other materials. This kit can be used in the measurement of α-fucosidases that do not act on chromogenic substrates. 

Suitable for manual, auto-analyser and microplate formats.

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Stock
Price
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K-FUCOSE
100 assays (manual) / 1000 assays (microplate)
/ 1020 assays (auto-analyser)
$224.00

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UV-method for the determination of L-Fucose in plant material,
polysaccharides, pharmaceuticals and other materials

Principle:
                    (L-fucose dehydrogenase)
(1) L-Fucose + NADP+ → L-fucono-1,5-lactone + NADPH + H+

Kit size:                            100 assays (manual) / 1000 (microplate)
                                          / 1020 (auto-analyser)
Method:                            Spectrophotometric at 340 nm
Reaction time:                  ~ 10 min
Detection limit:                 0.68 mg/L
Application examples:
L-Fucose is present as the main component in fucoidan (a marine
polysaccharide), foods, pharmaceuticals and other materials
(e.g. biological samples, etc.)
Method recognition:      Novel method

Advantages

  • Very cost effective
     
  • All reagents stable for > 2 years after preparation
     
  • Only enzymatic kit available
     
  • Simple format
     
  • Rapid reaction time (~ 10 min)
     
  • Mega-Calc™ software tool is available from our website for hassle-free raw data processing
     
  • Standard included
     
  • Suitable for manual, microplate and auto-analyser formats

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