Creatine Kinase (CK/CPK)

Catalogue Number: 191-46
Product Name Creatine Kinase
Source Porcine Heart
Catalogue Number 191-46
Purity Purified
Form Lyophilized
Activity > 500 U/mg (Dimension® Clinical Chemistry System)
Unit Definition One unit catalyzes the transphosphorylation of one micromole of phosphate from creatine phosphate to ADP per minute at 37°C.
Protein > 0.7 mg protein/mg (Coomassie)
Specific Activity > 600 U/mg protein
Contaminants ALP: < 0.01%
LDH: < 0.01%
ALT/GPT: < 0.01%
GOT/AST: < 1%
Ammonia: < 0.01 micromole/mg
Formulation Lyophilized from tris acetate, DTT and EDTA, pH 7.0.
Appearance Green to Brown lyophilized powder
Related Products 190-10 - Creatine Kinase from bovine heart
191-50 - Creatine Kinase from rabbit muscle
190-29 - CK-MM from human skeletal muscle
Storage -20°C
Recertification 3 years
Synonyms CPK, CK, Creatine Phosphokinase
CAS Number 9001-15-4
E.C. Number

Lee Biosolutions produces high purity porcine heart Creatine Kinase (CPK/CK) for research, life science, and manufacturing uses.

Custom preparations, technical support, bulk quantities and aliquoting available, email for more details.

Creatine Kinase is an enzyme present in muscle, brain, and other tissues of vertebrates that catalyzes the reversible conversion of ADP and phosphocreatine into ATP and creatine.

Elevated levels of creatine phosphokinase indicates possible Brain injury or stroke, convulsions, delirium tremens, Dermatomyositis or polymyositis, electric shock, Heart attack, Inflammation of the heart muscle (myocarditis), Lung tissue death (pulmonary infarction), Muscular dystrophies and Myopathy.

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191-46-5 $ 75.00 5 kU
191-46-25 $ 222.00 25 kU
191-46-500 $ 1,463.00 500 kU