Octanoic acid 4-methylumbelliferyl ester
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY GRADE
White to off white crystalline powder
Fluorogenic substrate for esterase with C8 activity yielding a blue fluorescent solution upon cleavage. Used for the identification of Salmonella spp. based on the detection of caprylate esterase.
Store at -15°C and protect from light and humidity.
- CAS: 20671-66-3
- Molecular Formula: C18H22O4
- Molecular Weight: 302.37 g/mol