Nagarse

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Nagarse

Description

Nagarse is a broad specifity protease from bacteria used to promote breakdown of the cellular structure of "hard" tissues such as skeletal muscle or heart mucsle that cannot be homogenized easily without treatment with a protease. Nagarse is frequently used in protocols for isolating mitochondria from muscle tissue.



MitoPedia topics: Enzyme 

Source: Proteinase, bacterial (Type XXIV, lyophilized powder); Sigma P 8038, 50 mg, store at -20 °C; 7.0-14.0 units/mg solid.