K-PYRUV | Pyruvic Acid Assay Kit

Product code: K-PYRUV

For the specific and rapid measurement and analysis of pyruvic acid in beer, wine, fruit juice, food products and bodily fluids.


UV-method for the determination of Pyruvic Acid in beer, cheese,
fermentation products and other materials

(D-lactate dehydrogenase)
(1) Pyruvate + NADH + H+ → D-lactic acid + NAD+

Kit size:                              * 100 assays (manual) / 1000 (microplate)
/ 1000 (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 (D-MQWAVE).

Method:                             Spectrophotometric at 340 nm
Reaction time:                   ~ 3 min
Detection limit:                  0.39 mg/L
Application examples:
Wine, beer, fruit juices, soft drinks, cheese, dietary supplements,
pharmaceuticals and other materials (e.g. biological cultures,
samples, etc.)
Method recognition:    Novel method