In class example-Determine enzyme activity

In class example-Determine enzyme activity - enzyme...

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Ex. One unit of activity of glucoamylase is defined as the amount of enzyme which produces 1 μmol of glucose per min in a 4 % solution of Lintner starch at pH4.5 and at 60 o C. To measure the amount of glucoamylase in a crude enzyme sample, 1 ml of the crude
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Unformatted text preview: enzyme containing 8 mg protein is added to a 9 ml of a 4.44% starch. Initial rate experiments show that the reaction produces 0.6 mol of glucose/ml-min. What is the specific activity of a crude enzyme sample ? Glucoamylase Activity Determination...
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