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G5885 Sigma

Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase from Leuconostoc mesenteroides

lyophilized powder, 550-1,100 units/mg protein (biuret)

Synonym: G-6-P-DH

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Related Categories 1.1.x.x Acting on hydroxyl groups, 1.x.x.x Oxidoreductases, Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrate Metabolism, Cell Biology,
Quality Level   PREMIUM
type   Type XXIV
form   lyophilized powder
composition   Protein, 15-40% biuret
Featured Industry   Agriculture
foreign activity   6-Phosphogluconic dehydrogenase, hexokinase, NADH oxidase and NADPH oxidase ≤0.005%
  PGI ≤0.01%
storage temp.   2-8°C

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Packaging

10000 units in glass bottle

200, 1000, 2000 units in serum bottle

Unit Definition

One unit will oxidize 1.0 μmole of D-glucose 6-phosphate to 6-phospho-D-gluconate per min in the presence of NAD at pH 7.8 at 30 °C.

Physical form

Lyophilized powder containing Ficoll and Tris buffer salts

Application

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PDH) was used as a model to test the effect of seed protein fractions on enzyme protection during dehydration. G-6-PDH has been utilized in assays for nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide and tissue pyridine nucleotides.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase catalyzes the conversion of glucose-6-phosphate to 6-phosphogluconolacetone as the first step in the pentose phosphate pathway.

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase catalyzes the conversion of glucose-6-phosphate to 6-phosphogluconolacetone as the first step in the pentose phosphate pathway.

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All labs need water

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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In which solvent can Product No. G5885, Glucose- 6-phosphate Dehydrogenase from Leuconostoc mesenteroides, be dissolved?
The product can be dissolved at 1 mg/ml in 5 mM glycine buffer , pH 8, (with or without 0.1% BSA) or in deionized water at 1 mg/ml (buffer is preferable).
Can solutions of Product No. G5885, Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase, recombinant from Leuconostoc  mesenteroides, be stored?
Solutions in buffer may be aliquotted and stored frozen at -20 deg. C for about 1-2 months.  See the product information sheet at our website for additional information: http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/etc/medialib/docs/Sigma/Product_Information_Sheet/2/g5885pis.Par.0001.File.tmp/g5885pis.pdf.
What are the differences between Product No. G8529, Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase and Product No. G5885, Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase?
Product No. G8529 is a recombinant protein from Leuconostoc mesenteroides, expressed in Escherichia coli.  Product No. G5885 is a non-recombinant protein from Leuconostoc mesenteroides.  In addition, there may be some differences in the specifications of each, located at our website: http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/DataSheetPage.do?brandKey=SIGMA&symbol=G8529 and http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/DataSheetPage.do?brandKey=SIGMA&symbol=G5885.  Both products are part of our Premium EQP (SAFC Enhanced Quality Program),  http://www.safcglobal.com/safc-global/en-us/home/eqp.html.
What is the molecular weight of Product No. G5885, Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase?
Product No. G8529 is a recombinant protein from Leuconostoc  mesenteroides, expressed in Escherichia coli.  Product No. G5885 is a non-recombinant protein from Leuconostoc mesenteroides.  In addition, there may be some differences in the specifications of each, located at our website: http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/DataSheetPage.do?brandKey=SIGMA&symbol=G8529 and http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/DataSheetPage.do?brandKey=SIGMA&symbol=G5885.  Both products are part of our Premium EQP (SAFC Enhanced Quality Program),  http://www.safcglobal.com/safc-global/en-us/home/eqp.html.
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Protocols & Articles

Protocols

Enzymatic Assay of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (EC 1.1.1.49)

To standardize a procedure for the enzymatic determination of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase.
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