Z-RR-AMC | Z-Arg-Arg-MCA
3123-v 5 mg | 40.00 EUR
Benzyloxycarbonyl- L-arginyl- L-arginine- 4-methylcoumaryl-7-amide
Synthetic Product (Hydrochloride Form)
A trace of impurity might be detectable by TLC when 100 µg is applied to the plate. The amount of contamination detectable by HPLC is less than 2 %.
Substrate for Cathepsin B
The benzyloxycarbonyl protected dipeptide Z-Arg-Arg-AMC is used as high sensitive and selective fluorogenic enzyme substrate for the determination of Cathepsin B. (MCA is used in Japan as synonym for AMC)
- A.J. Barrett and H. Kirschke, Methods in Enzymology, Proteolytic Enzymes Part C,(L. Lorand, ed.), Academic Press, New York, Vol. 80, pp. 535-561 (1981)