E-325

Material Data Sheet

UCH-L3

Price: $125.00
Catalog #: E-325

UCH-L3

Price: 
$125
Quantity: 
25 µg
Data Sheet: 

Also known as: Ubiquitin C-terminal Hydrolase L3 (UCH-L3)

Ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolases are a family of cysteine hydrolases that catalyze the hydrolysis of amides, esters and thioesters from the C-terminus of ubiquitin. UCH-L3 is a member of the low molecular weight UCHs that processes ubiquitin precursors and ubiquitinated proteins to generate monomeric ubiquitin. This enzyme is also able to cleave at the C-terminus of NEDD8. UCH-L3, like UCH-L3 may have roles in the maintenance of neurons in the gracile tract, nucleus tractus solitaris and area postrema.

Product Information

Stock: 
X mg/ml (X μM) in 50 mM HEPES pH 7.6, 1 mM DTT. Actual concentration will vary with specific Lot #.
MW: 
26 kDa
Purity: 
> 95% by SDS-PAGE

Use & Storage

Use: 

Typical enzyme concentration to support hydrolysis of substrates in vitro is 0.05-5 nM depending on conditions and substrate. Pre-incubation for 15 minutes with 10 mM DTT is recommended to achieve maximum activity.

Storage: 
Store at -80°C. Avoid multiple freeze/thaw cycles.

Literature

References: 

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