Elastase from human neutrophils, CAS 9004-06-2
Human neutophilic Elastase is also known as Leukocyte elastase.
This Elastase is a lyophilized fproduct from sodium acetate pH 5 containing NaCl. It degrades connective tissue components and plasma proteins. Human neutrophilic Elastase has been implicated in the development of lung emphysema, arthritis and inflammatory conditions.
- Activity minimum 10U/mg
- Aproximate MW 29500
Unit definition: 1 U releases 1 µmole 4-nitroanilide per minute from MeO-Suc-Ala-Ala-Pro-Val-4-nitroanilide at 25 °C, pH 8.0.
Storage Temperature: -15 °C to -25 °C