SAE0020

Sigma-Aldrich

Cellulase, enzyme blend

Synonym(s):
Cellic CTec2

Quality Level

form

aqueous solution

density

~1.15 g/mL

shipped in

ambient

storage temp.

2-8°C

General description

Cellulase is a member of glycoside hydrolase family and is produced by a number of cellulolytic microbes.
This product contains cellulases, ß-glucosidases, and hemicellulase, for the application of degrading cellulose to fermentable sugars. This product is effective on a wide variety of pre-treated lignocellulosic bimass materials, for converting the carbohydrates in these materials into simple sugars prior to fermentation, for application in biofuels research.

Application

Cellulase, enzyme blend has been used for the purpose of enzymatic hydrolysis.

Packaging

50 mL in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Cellulase is responsible for the breakdown of insoluble plant polymer cellulosic substrates into soluble sugars, mostly cellobiose and glucose. It specifically catalyzes the hydrolysis of β -1,4 glucosidic bonds in cellulose. Animals do not naturally possess the ability to digest cellulose, but do so with the help of gut microorganisms.

Legal Information

A product of Novozyme Corp

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Health hazard

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Model of acetic acid-affected growth and poly (3-hydroxybutyrate) production by Cupriavidus necator DSM 545.
Marudkla J, et al.
Journal of Biotechnology, 268, 12-20 (2018)
Zhe Ling et al.
Bioresource technology, 305, 123025-123025 (2020-03-03)
Discovering green solvents and their inner mechanisms for efficient deconstruction of lignocellulosic biomass recalcitrance are receiving growing interests. In this work, eco-friendly levulinic acid (LA) based deep eutectic solvents (DES) were proposed for pretreatment on moso bamboo by combining acetamide...
Delia A Narváez-Barragán et al.
Microbiological research, 235, 126427-126427 (2020-02-29)
Pectobacterium is a diverse genus of phytopathogenic species from soil and water that cause infection either to restricted or multiple plant hosts. Phylogenetic analysis and metabolic fingerprinting of large numbers of genomes have expanded classification of Pectobacterium members. Pectobacterium brasiliense...
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Celluclast and Cellic? CTec2: Saccharification/fermentation of wheat straw, solid?liquid partition and potential of enzyme recycling by alkaline washing.
Rodrigues, A.C., et al.
Enzyme and Microbial Technology, 79-80, 70-77 (2015)

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