Zein (Highly Pure)


Catalog Number: B2013365 (50 g)
Zein (Highly Pure) is a high quality prolamine and alcohol soluble protein present in maize endosperm cells. This product has been used as molecular tool for various biochemical applications. It has also been used in a wide array of other chemical and immunological applications. Custom bulk amounts of this product are available upon request.

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Zein (Highly Pure)
Catalog number: B2013365
Lot number: Batch Dependent
Expiration Date: Batch dependent
Amount: 50 g
Molecular Weight or Concentration: 20 kDa
Supplied as: Powder
Applications: molecular tool for various biochemical applications
Storage: RT
Keywords: Zein
Grade: Biotechnology grade. All products are highly pure. All solutions are made with Type I ultrapure water (resistivity >18 MΩ-cm) and are filtered through 0.22 um.

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9: Elzoghby A, Freag M, Mamdouh H, Elkhodairy K. Zein-based Nanocarriers as Potential Natural Alternatives for Drug and Gene Delivery: Focus on Cancer Therapy Curr Pharm Des. 2017;23(35):5261-5271.
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