Agent Name

Alkaline phosphatase

CAS Number

9001-78-9

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Phosphatase, alkaline; [ChemIDplus] Phosphatase, Alkaline, from Escherichia coli; Orthophosphoric-monoester phosphohydrolase (alkaline optimum); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

Powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

A hydrolase enzyme (removes phosphate groups from many types of molecules) used in research laboratories; Often obtained from shrimp, calf intestines or placentas; [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; May cause allergic reactions in sensitive individuals; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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