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G0885

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Glycogen from bovine liver

≥85% dry basis (enzymatic)

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Linear Formula:
(C6H10O5)n
CAS Number:
EC Number:
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biological source

bovine liver

assay

≥85% dry basis (enzymatic)

form

powder

color

white to off-white

storage temp.

2-8°C

InChI

1S/C24H42O21/c25-1-5-9(28)11(30)16(35)22(41-5)39-4-8-20(45-23-17(36)12(31)10(29)6(2-26)42-23)14(33)18(37)24(43-8)44-19-7(3-27)40-21(38)15(34)13(19)32/h5-38H,1-4H2/t5-,6-,7-,8-,9-,10-,11+,12+,13-,14-,15-,16-,17-,18-,19-,20-,21+,22+,23-,24-/m1/s1

InChI key

BYSGBSNPRWKUQH-UJDJLXLFSA-N

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biological source

bovine liver

biological source

rabbit liver

biological source

(Mytilus genus)

biological source

-

assay

≥85% dry basis (enzymatic)

assay

≥85% dry basis (enzymatic)

assay

≥85% anhydrous basis (enzymatic)

assay

-

form

powder

form

powder

form

powder

form

liquid

color

white to off-white

color

white to off-white

color

white to off-white

color

-

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

2-8°C

storage temp.

−20°C

General description

Glycogen is a branched polymer of glucose synthesized by animal cells for energy storage and release. It is constructed of predominantly α1→4 glycosidic bonds with branches created through α1→6 glycosidic bonds.

Application

Glycogen from bovine liver may be used in carbohydrate storage and metabolism research and to study various enzymes such as alpha-glucosidase(s) (GAA) and glycogen phosphorylase(s) (GPase). Glycogen may be used as a substrate to identify and characterize its metabolizing enzymes.

Preparation Note

Prepared by a modification of the procedure of Bell, et al., Biochem. J., 28, 882 (1934).

Other Notes

To gain a comprehensive understanding of our extensive range of Polysaccharides for your research, we encourage you to visit our Carbohydrates Category page.

Storage Class

11 - Combustible Solids

wgk_germany

WGK 3

flash_point_f

Not applicable

flash_point_c

Not applicable

ppe

Eyeshields, Gloves, type N95 (US)


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Istvan Katona et al.
Orphanet journal of rare diseases, 9, 17-17 (2014-02-06)
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Successful metastasis requires the co-evolution of stromal and cancer cells. We used stable isotope labeling of amino acids in cell culture coupled with quantitative, label-free phosphoproteomics to study the bidirectional signaling in ovarian cancer cells and human-derived, cancer-associated fibroblasts (CAFs) after
Maria Kylä-Puhju et al.
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The activity of glycogen debranching enzyme (GDE) was studied in relation to pH value and temperature in porcine masseter and longissimus dorsi muscles. A glycogen limit dextrin was used as the substrate for GDE, and the enzyme was derived from
Sonya V Iverson et al.
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