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D-Ala-AMC *CAS 201847-52-1*

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Physical properties
Molecular weight360.28
Spectral properties
Excitation (nm)341
Emission (nm)441
Storage, safety and handling
H-phraseH303, H313, H333
Hazard symbolXN
Intended useResearch Use Only (RUO)
R-phraseR20, R21, R22
StorageFreeze (< -15 °C); Minimize light exposure


See also: Coumarins, Proteases
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This D-Ala-AMC is a fluorogenic aminopeptidase and endopeptidase substrate used for the detection of enzymatic activity of microorganisms collected from the surface of aerobically cold-stored pork and beef. It might be useful for for rapidly assessing the microbial quality of refrigerated meat.


Common stock solution preparation

Table 1. Volume of DMSO needed to reconstitute specific mass of D-Ala-AMC *CAS 201847-52-1* to given concentration. Note that volume is only for preparing stock solution. Refer to sample experimental protocol for appropriate experimental/physiological buffers.

0.1 mg0.5 mg1 mg5 mg10 mg
1 mM277.562 µL1.388 mL2.776 mL13.878 mL27.756 mL
5 mM55.512 µL277.562 µL555.124 µL2.776 mL5.551 mL
10 mM27.756 µL138.781 µL277.562 µL1.388 mL2.776 mL

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Spectral properties

Excitation (nm)341
Emission (nm)441

Product Family

NameExcitation (nm)Emission (nm)
D-VLK-AMC [D-Val-Leu-Lys-AMC]341441



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