|Category:||Labeled Amino Acids and Derivatives|
|Stability:||Stable for three years after receipt of orderr if stored under recommended conditions. After three years, the compound should be re-checked for chemical purity before use.|
Store at room temperature. Adequate ventilation
Non-hazardous for transport
Rogers, G. E.; Rothnagel, J. A., A sensitive assay for the enzyme activity in hair follicles and epidermis that catalyses the peptidyl-arginine-citrulline post-translational modification. Current problems in dermatology, 1983, 11: 171–184.; Coenen D, Verschueren P, Westhovens R, Bossuyt X., Technical and diagnostic performance of 6 assays for the measurement of citrullinated protein/peptide antibodies in the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis. Clin. Chem., 2007, 53 (3): 498–504.
|Applications:||A labeled alpha-amino acid. A key intermediate in the urea cycle. A byproduct of the production of nitric oxide. Patients with rheumatoid arthritis have antibodies against proteins containing citrulline. Used as a biomarker of intestinal functionality.|