Porcine Liver Esterase
Porcine Liver Esterase (PLE) is used in Urinalysis controls as a partial substitute for Human Leukocyte Esterase. Leukocyte Esterase test is a urine test for the presence of white blood cells and other abnormalities associated with an infection of the urinary tract.
PLE acts on water-soluble carboxyl esters containing short chain fatty acids. It has a molecular weight of 168kDa.
Suitable for: Urinalysis, Asymmetric Ester Hydrolysis, Research, Life Science and Assay Manufacturing.
+ Control manufacturers- use PLE for the detection of esterase levels in urine to indicate infection.
+ Organic chemistry- PLE is commonly used for kinetic resolutions and asymmetric synthesis.
+ Pharmaceutical and industrial applications- PLE is used to catalyse the hydrolysis of pentaacetyl catechin and epicatechin.
Why choose BBI for your PLE supply?
+ Secure raw material source- Our raw materials are obtained from veterinary approved European abattoirs
+ Validated manufacturing process- Ensuring a high quality product through batch to batch consistency
+ Access to technical support- Over 60 years enzyme manufacturing experience
+ Bulk quantities- Manufacturing scale up capabilities in order to meet customer and market demands
+ Cost-effective solution- PLE can provide a cost-effective alternative to Human Leucocyte Esterase
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