α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity Method) (K-AMYLSD)

Is either α-Amylase Assay Kit (K-CERA or K-AMYLSD) suitable for quantifying trace amounts of alpha-amylase activity in a pullulanase preparation?
Both α-Amylase Assay Kits (K-CERA or K-AMYLSD) use defined substrates that are specific for α-amylase, however the α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity ...
Fri, 25 Mar, 2016 at 12:48 PM
Is the α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (K-AMYLSD) suitable to measure alpha-amylase in cooked breads? If so, do I need to alter the procedure?
The level of alpha-amylase in wheat flour is quite low, so in bread baked from this flour it is likely to be much lower. The Amylase SD test is very sens...
Tue, 29 Mar, 2016 at 2:20 PM
How long does a single analysis take using α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity Method) (K-AMYLSD) to compare with the Hagberg Falling Number method?
The total analysis time is approximately 15 min in total including weighing of the milled sample, adding extraction buffer, vortex, centrifugation for 3 m...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2016 at 10:34 AM
Can the α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity Method) (K-AMYLSD) kit be used for measuring alpha-amylase in barley grains samples?
Yes, the α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity Method) (K-AMYLSD) can be used for measuring alpha-amylase in barley samples (the Amylase SD assay is mor...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2016 at 10:33 AM
Is there an alternative method to the Hagberg falling number method for measurement of alpha-amylase in cereal grains?
The α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity Method) (K-AMYLSD) is ideal for this application.  The Amylase SD method provides a highly specific  and...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2016 at 10:35 AM
Is there a way to increase the sensitivity of assay regarding the measurement of alpha-amylase in fermentation broth when using α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity Method) (K-AMYLSD)?
We recommedn using the α-Amylase SD Assay Kit (High Sensitivity Method) (K-AMYLSD). We suggest that the fermentation broth is simply adjusted to 5.0 with...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2016 at 10:01 AM
Which kits can be used to measure beta-amylase and alpha-amylase?
The K-CERA measures alpha-amylase activity The K-BETA3 measures beta-amylase activity The K-MALTA contains 50 assays each of K-CERA and K-BE...
Fri, 22 Apr, 2016 at 12:57 PM