Product Description for glpK
Properties for glpK
|Product Category||Proteins & Growth Factors|
|Molecular weight||58.6 kDa|
|PDF datasheet||View Datasheet|
|Manufacturer||Acris Antibodies GmbH|
|Material safety datasheet||MSDS for Proteins (de)|
|Purity||> 95 % by SDS - PAGE|
|Background||glpK also known as glycerol kinase, belongs to the FGGY kinase family. glpK function to catalyze the transfer of a phosphate group from ATP to glycerol, thereby forming glycerol phosphate. This intermediate can then be converted to dihydroxyacetone phosphate (DHAP), which is utilized in either glycolysis or gluconeogenesis.|
|Concentration||1.0 mg/ml (determined by bradford assay)|
|General Readings||Freddolino,P.L., et al. (2012) J. Bacteriol. 194 (2), 303-306|
|Storage||Store undiluted at 2-8°C for one week or (in aliquots) at -20°C to -80°C for longer.
Avoid repeated freezing and thawing.
Shelf life: one year from despatch.