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Selectively reduces antibody hinge-region disulfide bonds.

Pierce 2-Mercaptoethylamine-HCl

Thermo Scientific Pierce 2-Mercaptoethylamine-HCl, commonly abbreviated 2-MEA, is a mild reductant that is often used to selectively reduce hinge-region disulfide bonds in antibody.

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  1. Yoshitake, S., et al. (1979). Euro. J. Biochem. 101(2), 395-399.

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Product # Description Pkg. Size Instructions MSDS CofA Price
20408 Mercaptoethylamine-HCl
Formulation: Pure (at least 98%) white powder of 2-mercaptoethylamine hydrochloride
Sufficient For: Preparing 1mL of 50mM solution per 6mg vial
6 x 6mg Product Instructions for product #20408 Mercaptoethylamine-HCl MSDS for product #20408 Mercaptoethylamine-HCl Certificate of Analysis for product #20408 Mercaptoethylamine-HCl $153.00

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