C7078

Sigma-Aldrich

Casein from bovine milk

technical grade

CAS Number:
EC Number:
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.61

Quality Level

biological source

bovine milk

grade

technical grade

form

powder

application(s)

activity assay: suitable
electrophoresis: suitable
immunocytochemistry: suitable

mp

280 °C (dec.) (lit.)

UniProt accession no.

InChI key

BECPQYXYKAMYBN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Gene Information

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Application

Casein from bovine milk is a phosphoprotein. There are four main types of Casein which make up approximately 80% of the total protein in bovine milk: α-s1 Casein, α-s2 Casein, β-Casein, and κ-Casein. Casein is proposed to be the main protective constituent in milk

Packaging

500 g in poly bottle
1 kg in poly bottle
10 kg in poly drum

Biochem/physiol Actions

Partial gastrointestinal digestion of casein is a rich source of bioactive peptides, such as β-casomorphin. However, bovine casein is not homogeneous; variants A1 and B do lead to production of β-casomorphin 7 production, while A2 does not.

storage_class_code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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Vabitha Shetty et al.
The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry, 35(4), 389-392 (2011-11-04)
To estimate Calcium and Phosphorus withdrawal from hydroxyapatite in the presence of bovine milk and human milk from which the following protective fractions namely Casein, Whey protein, Lactose and Milk fat have been individually removed and to compare the above...
Maj Linea Vestergaard et al.
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Baoguo Xu et al.
Ultrasonics sonochemistry, 63, 104930-104930 (2020-01-17)
Effect of multi-frequency power ultrasound (MFPU) pretreatments on the degree of hydrolysis (DH) and mechanism of casein during alcalase enzymolysis was investigated. Results showed that MFPU pretreatment in tri-frequency 20/40/60 kHz mode significantly (p < 0.05) improved the DH value of casein. Variation...
Xinwang Cao et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(50), 21121-21125 (2009-11-27)
The Golgi-associated four-phosphate adaptor protein 2 (FAPP2) has been shown to possess transfer activity for glucosylceramide both in vitro and in cells. We have previously shown that FAPP2 is involved in apical transport from the Golgi complex in epithelial MDCK...
Protocols
Proteases break peptide bonds. In the lab, it is often necessary to measure and/or compare the activity of proteases. Sigma's non-specific protease activity assay may be used as a standardized procedure to determine the activity of proteases, which is what we do during our quality control procedures.
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This procedure may be used for all Ficin products.
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To standardize a procedure for the enzymatic assay of Protease using Casein as a substrate.
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This procedure may be used for all Ficin products.
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