Genomic PCR Grade Proteinase K Powder

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Catalog number505-PKP -0100
NameGenomic PCR Grade Proteinase K Powder
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CAS No.39450-01-6
Applicationnonspecific serine protease
OrderingProduct made-to-order. Please contact us for latest inventory stock. Delivery is 1-2 weeks upon order confirmation
Package weightThe standard package weight with individual packaging is 0,05
Before useStore at 2-8°C
Shipped to youShipped at room temperature
Technical filePlease inquire for the latest datasheet, certificate of analysis and SDS
PrecautionsFor Research Use Only. Manufactured in USA
GroupPCR, polymerase chain reaction
AboutTAQ or Pfu or Pfx or other enzymes are used for polycmerase chain reaction and have different specificity. The mores specific the lower the yield.
PropertiesThermocyclers can be callibrated for identical ramping curves to obtain a more accurate PCR.
GeneProteinase K s a broad-spectrum serine protease. The enzyme was discovered in 1974 in extracts of the fungus Engyodontium album (formerly Tritirachium album).Proteinase K is able to digest hair (keratin), hence, the name "Proteinase K". The predominant site of cleavage is the peptide bond adjacent to the carboxyl group of aliphatic and aromatic amino acids with blocked alpha amino groups. It is commonly used for its broad specificity. This enzyme belongs to Peptidase family S8. The molecular weight of Proteinase K is 28,900 Daltons (28.9 kDa).