Agent Name

Proteinase

CAS Number

9001-92-7

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Bacterial protease; Endopeptidase; Enzyme, proteolytic; Protease; Proteolytic enzyme; [ChemIDplus] Protease, from bovine pancreas; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Enzymes

Description

Powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a formulation aid, enzyme, emulsifier, malting or fermenting aid, and processing aid for foods; [FDA]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; May cause respiratory sensitization; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "ENZYMES."

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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