Suc-AAA-AMC | Suc-Ala-Ala-Ala-MCA
3133-v 5 mg | 60.00 EUR
N- Succinyl- L-alanyl- L-alanyl- L-alanine-4-methylcoumaryl-7-amide
A single spot is detectable by TLC when 100 µg is applied to the plate. The amount of contamination detectable by HPLC is less than 1 %.
Substrate for Elastase
The tripeptide substrate Suc-Ala-Ala-Ala-AMC is commonly used as fluorogenic enzyme substrate for pancreatic elastase. The abbreviation MCA stands for methyl-coumaryl-amide and is used as synonym for AMC.
- R.A. Mumford, A.W. Strauss, J.C. Powers, P.A. Pierzchala, N. Nishino and M. Zimmerman, J. Biol. Chem., 255, 2227 (1980)