Pectin Identification Assay Kit

The Pectin Identification Assay Kit is suitable for the identification of pectin in food ingredients. This kit now employs a new pectate lyase from Aspergillus niger.

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K-PECID
500 assays per kit
$329.00

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UV-method for the identification of Pectin in foodstuffs, feed
and fruit juice

Principle:
                      (pH 12.5)
(1) Pectin + H2O → pectate + methanol

         (pectate lyase)
(2) Pectate → 4,5-unsaturated oligogalacturonates

Kit size:                            500 assays
Method:                           Spectrophotometric at 235 nm
Reaction time:                 ~ 30 min
Detection limit:                N/A
Application examples:
Food ingredients (e.g. citrus fruit and apple) and other materials
Method recognition:    
JECFA

Advantages

  • Very cost effective
     
  • All reagents stable for > 2 years after preparation
     
  • Only enzymatic kit available
     
  • Simple format
     
  • Standard included

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