Agent Name

Cathepsin B

CAS Number

9047-22-7

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Cathepsin B1; Cathepsin II; [ChemIDplus] Cathepsin B, from bovine spleen; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Cathepsins are intracellular proteinases derived from animal tissue; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; "Handle as if capable of transmitting infectious agents." [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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