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Glycine

ReagentPlus®, ≥99% (HPLC)

Synonym: Aminoacetic acid, Aminoethanoic acid, Glycocoll

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Biochem/physiol Actions

Glycine is a non-chiral amino acid that can be synthesized in the body from the amino acid serine by Serine Hydroxymethyltransferase.

Inhibitory neurotransmitter in spinal cord, allosteric regulator of NMDA receptors.

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1 kg in poly bottle

10 mg in glass bottle

100, 500 g in poly bottle

5, 25 kg in poly drum

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
MB7600000
Protocols & Articles

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MSMLS Online Plate Map

Metabolite descriptors included with the software download upon purchase of the product include: Name, Parent CID, molecular formula, molecular weight, CAS, ChEBI, HMDB ID, PubChem Compound and Subst...
Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

Nucleotide Synthesis in Cancer Cells

Neoplastic cells are highly dependent on the de novo synthesis of nucleotides to maintain sufficient pools to support DNA replication and the production of RNA. The metabolic pathways supporting nucl...
Keywords: Biofiles, Cancer, Catalysis, Citric Acid Cycle, DNA replication, Gene expression, Glycolysis, Metabolic Pathways, Metabolism, Metabolites, Nucleotide Synthesis, PAGE, Pentose phosphate pathway, Pyrimidine synthesis, Support

Protocols

Enzymatic Assay and ATP Sensitivity Test of Luciferase

To standardize a procedure to determine the enzymatic activity of Luciferase and/or to determine the ATP detection limit of Luciferase.
Keywords: Biochemistry, Enzyme activity, Enzymology, Size-exclusion chromatography

Enzymatic Assay of 5’-Nucleotidase

This procedure applies to all products that have a specification for 5’-Nucleotidase. This procedure is NOT to be used to assay 5’-Nucleotidase from bovine liver, Sigma-Aldrich Product Number N2779, ...
Keywords: Chromatography, Enzyme activity

Enzymatic Assay of Choloylglycine Hydrolase

To standardize a procedure for the determination of the enzymatic assay of choloylglycine hydrolase.
Keywords: Enzyme activity

Enzymatic Assay of Phytase (EC 3.1.3.8)

Derived from procedure SSPHYT02. Includes template updates to current SOP specifications and incorporation of notes into the procedure. Refer to SOP-DEK-ENZ18.
Keywords: Biochemistry

Enzymatic Assay of ß-Glucuronidase (EC 3.2.1.31) from Helix Pomatia and Bovine Liver

To standardize a procedure for Enzymatic Assay of b-Glucuronidase1 at Sigma-Aldrich St. Louis.
Keywords: Enzymology

Enzymatic Assay of β-Glucuronidase (EC 3.2.1.31) from E. coli

The scope of this procedure is all products from E. coli that have a specification for β-Glucuronidase activity.
Keywords: Enzymology

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BioUltra Biological Buffers

A buffer, as defined by Van Slyke [1], is "a substance which by its presence in solution increases the amount of acid or alkali that must be added to cause unit change in pH". Buffers are thus very i...
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50046 Glycine, BioUltra, for molecular biology, ≥99.0% (NT)

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