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P4252 Sigma

Phosphatase, Alkaline from Escherichia coli

ammonium sulfate suspension, 30-90 units/mg protein (modified Warburg-Christian, in glycine buffer)

Synonym: Orthophosphoric-monoester phosphohydrolase (alkaline optimum)

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Description

Analysis Note

The activity at pH 8.0 at 25 °C is approximately the same as at pH 10.4 at 37 °C.

Caution

Presence of 0.1% SDS in the alkaline phosphatase assays will inhibit any nuclease contamination in the sample.

Packaging

100, 200, 1000 units in glass bottle

Unit Definition

One unit will hydrolyze 1.0 μmole of p-nitrophenyl phosphate per min at pH 10.4 at 37 °C.

Physical form

Suspension in 2.5 M (NH4)2SO4

Application

Alkaline phosphatase is used for conjugation to antibodies and other proteins for ELISA, Western blotting, and histochemical detection. It may be used for protein labeling when high sensitivity is required. Product P4252 has been used for bulk digestion of tRNA . Product P4252 is provided in the ratio of 30-90 units/mg of protein.

Alkaline phosphatase is used for conjugation to antibodies and other proteins for ELISA, Western blotting, and histochemical detection. It may be used for protein labeling when high sensitivity is required. Product P4252 is an ammonium sulfate suspension in glycine buffer.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Alkaline phosphatase, from Escherichia coli, is a dimeric, non-glycosylated protein which mainly reside in the periplasmic space. Three known isoforms exist. The enzyme requires zinc, and is activated by magnesium. E. coli akaline phosphatase has a broad specificity for phosphate esters.

Alkaline phosphatase, from Escherichia coli, is a dimeric, non-glycosylated protein which mainly reside in the periplasmic space. Three known isoforms exist. The enzyme requires zinc, and is activated by magnesium. E. coli akaline phosphatase has a broad specificity for phosphate esters.

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Additional information on Alkaline Phosphatase including procedures and related products

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Articles

Ammonium Sulfate Suspensions - Technical Note

Note that for an ammonium sulfate suspension, most of the enzyme will be in solid form. It is likely that only negligible amounts of enzyme will be in the ammonium sulfate solution.
Keywords: Enzyme activity

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