endo-1,4-β-Xylanase (rumen microorganism)

High purity endo-1,4-β-Xylanase (rumen microorganism) for use in research, biochemical enzyme assays and in vitro diagnostic analysis.

CAZy Family: GH11
CAS: 9025-57-4 

endo-1,4-beta-xylanase; 4-beta-D-xylan xylanohydrolase

Highly purified. From rumen microorganism. Single band on SDS-gel electrophoresis (MW 21,000).
In 3.2 M ammonium sulphate.
Supplied at ~ 2,100 U/mL. 

Specific activity:
~ 380 U/mg (40oC, pH 6.0 on wheat arabinoxylan).

Stability:  > 4 years at 4oC.

Product Code
8,000 Units

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endo-1,4-β-Xylanase (rumen microorganism)

CAZy Family: GH11

CAS: 9025-57-4

endo-1,4-beta-xylanase; 4-beta-D-xylan xylanohydrolase

In 3.2 M ammonium sulphate.

> 4 years at 4oC.

Specific activity:
~ 380 U/mg (40oC, pH 6.0 on wheat arabinoxylan).

Unit definition:
One Unit of xylanase activity is defined as the amount of enzyme required to release one µmole of xylose reducing-sugar equivalents per minute from wheat arabinoxylan (10 mg/mL) in sodium phosphate buffer (100 mM), pH 6.0 at 40oC.

endo-hydrolysis of (1,4)-β-D-xylosidic linkages in xylans.

Applications in carbohydrate and biofuels research and in the food and feeds and paper pulping industries.

Novel substrates for the automated and manual assay of endo-1,4-β-xylanase.

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Regiospecific acetylation of xylan is mediated by a group of DUF231-containing O-acetyltransferases.

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Mucoadhesive functionality of cell wall structures from fruits and grains: Electrostatic and polymer network interactions mediated by soluble dietary polysaccharides.

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Mechanisms of utilisation of arabinoxylans by a porcine faecal inoculum: competition and co-operation.

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