BioVision, Inc. Press releases
Mar 13, 2018
Arginase (EC 220.127.116.11) is a manganese-containing enzyme which catalyzes the conversion of arginine into urea and ornithine, which is the final reaction in the urea cycle. Arginase I (ARG1) is the liver isoform of arginase.
Mar 12, 2018
D-amino acid oxidase (DAAO, DAO, EC 18.104.22.168) is a flavoprotein which oxidizes a D-amino acid forming hydrogen peroxide and the respective imino acid which in a second catalytic step by the same enzyme is hydrolyzed to a α-keto acid and ammonia.
Mar 09, 2018
Phenolic compounds are phytochemical secondary metabolites found abundantly in dietary and medicinal plants, vegetables and fruits.
Mar 08, 2018
Fatty acids are essential dietary nutrients consisting of a carboxylic acid moiety linked to a long aliphatic hydrocarbon chain. They are the fundamental building blocks of more complex lipids such as those that form cellular membranes.
Mar 07, 2018
Threonine is one of the 20 naturally-occuring amino acids used by all organisms in the biosynthesis of proteins and is an essential dietary amino acid for humans.
Mar 06, 2018
Glycans are vital components of glycoproteins, glycolipids, and proteoglycans in all domains of life.
Mar 05, 2018
Pyruvate, phosphate dikinase, PPDK, (E.C. 22.214.171.124) is found in microorganisms and plants where it catalyzes reversible interconversion of AMP, PPi and phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) to ATP, Pi and pyruvate monophosphate.
Mar 02, 2018
BioVision is excited to introduce numerous staining kits and reagents for pathology including the bacterial staining kits namely Acid-Fast bacteria stain kit, Fite's stain kit, Gram stain kit; Mucicarmine staining kit for staining mucins; Wright-Giemsa...
Mar 01, 2018
Nitrogen-based ions, nitrite and nitrate, are found in almost every living organism. Furthermore, endogenous Nitrite levels are found in mammals and also can be obtained from dietary sources.
Feb 28, 2018
Cytotoxicity assays are essential tools in drug discovery. In vitro single parameter cytotoxicity assays, such as using tetrazolium salt (WST), neutral red (NR) or crystal violet (CV) in cultured cells, are widely used to assess the cytotoxicity of...