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Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase from baker's yeast (S. cerevisiae)

Type XV, lyophilized powder, 200-400 units/mg protein (modified Warburg-Christian)

Synonym: G-6-P-DH, Zwischenferment

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Related Categories 1.1.x.x Acting on hydroxyl groups, 1.x.x.x Oxidoreductases, Application Index, Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrate Metabolism,
Quality Level   PREMIUM
type   Type XV
form   lyophilized powder
purified by   crystallization
Featured Industry   Diagnostic Assay Manufacturing
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C

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Packaging

1000 units in glass bottle

2000, 5000 units in poly bottle

Preparation Note

Prepared from G7877

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 NADP at pH 7.4 at 25 °C.

Physical form

Lyophilized and essentially sulfate-free; contains approx. 20% sodium citrate based on dry weight

Application

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase is used to test ketose reductase activity in developing maize endosperm.

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<<<17>>>.

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

General description

Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-P-DH) is a key regulatory enzyme in the first step of the pentose phosphate pathway. G-6-P-DH is a glycoprotein with a molecular mass of 128 kDa (gel filtration).

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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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.
Keywords: Extinction coefficient

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Enzymes & Proteins

Application Index | Enzyme Index | Substrate Index | Inhibitor Index | Cofactor Index | Lectin Index
Keywords: Cell signaling, Diagnostic, Drug discovery, Molecular biology

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