, Volume 40, Issue 2, pp 227–228 | Cite as

A new continuous optical assay for isocitrate lyase

  • E. Giachetti
  • G. Pinzauti
  • P. Vanni
Short Communications


A new continuous optical assay method for isocitrate lyase is reported. This is a coupled assay which requires lactate dehydrogenase as an ancillary enzyme. The method yields linear data up to 0.12 units/ml. The assay is also suitable for crude extracts.


Enzyme Lactate Crude Extract Lactate Dehydrogenase Lyase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Giachetti
    • 1
  • G. Pinzauti
    • 1
  • P. Vanni
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto interfacoltà di Chimica biologicaUniversità di FirenzeFirenze(Italy)

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