Key features and details
- CAS Number:
- Purity: > 93%
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product nameNADPH, Coenzyme
- Beta-Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate reduced form
- Coenzyme II reduced
- Dihydronicotinamide-adenine dinucleotide phosphate
Ubiquitous coenzyme and biological reducing agent that acts as an electron donor for many redox enzymes including nitric oxide synthetase. Generated by reduction of the electron acceptor NADP+. Involved in many pertinent biochemical pathways, including: formation of carbohydrate from CO2 during photosynthesis, maintenance of high levels of reduced glutathione in erythrocytes, reduction of thioredoxin, and formation of free radicals in immune cells which are used to destroy pathogens.
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. It is important to note that this product is reported to be light sensitive. Store In the Dark. Store under desiccating conditions.
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab146317 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.