K-ACHYD | Acetaldehyde Assay Kit

Product code: K-ACHYD

The Acetaldehyde test kit is a simple, reliable and accurate method for the measurement and analysis of acetaldehyde in beverages and foodstuffs.

Extended cofactors stability. Dissolved cofactors stable for > 1 year at 4oC.


UV-method for the determination of Acetaldehyde in foodstuffs, beverages and other materials

                                   (aldehyde dehydrogenase)
(1) Acetaldehyde + NAD+ + H2O    →    acetic acid + NADH + H+

Kit size:                             50 assays (manual) / 500 (microplate)
/ 500 (auto-analyser)

The number of manual tests per kit can be doubled if all volumes are halved.
This can be readily accommodated using the MegaQuantTM Wave Spectrophotometer (DMQWAVE).

Method:                            Spectrophotometric at 340 nm
Reaction time:                  ~ 4 min
Detection limit:                 0.18 mg/L
Application examples:
Wine, champagne, beer, liqueurs, brandy, dairy products (e.g. yogurt),
bread, fruit juices, soft drinks, cocoa, vegetable and fruit products,
coffee, and other materials (e.g. biological cultures, samples, etc.)

Method recognition:
Methods based on this principle have been accepted by MEBAK