Assist in destroying extracellular structures in pathogenesis of bacteria such as Clostridium. These enzymes are exotoxins (a virulence factor) and help to facilitate the spread of gas gangrene. They normally target the connective tissue in muscle cells and other body organs.
- Synonyms: Clostridiopeptidase A
- CAS Number: 9001-12-1
- EC Number: 232-582-9
- MDL Number: MFCD00130830
- Format: Dialyzed, lyophilized brown lumpy powder
- Specific Activity: >125U/mg
- Solubility: Dissolve enzyme at concentration of 1mg/mL in 0.05M TES with 0.36mM calcium chloride, pH 7.5
Note: This item is for research use only. It is not a compendial item and is not meant for medical use.
|Approved for medical uses for treatment of Dupuytren's contracture (Xiaflex) and wound healing|
|105000 and 57400|
|Metal chelating agents such as Cysteine, EDTA or o-Phenanthroline|
|7 to 9|