Cathepsin L, human recombinant

Lysosomal cysteine protease involved in protein degradation, arthritis, apoptosis, and cancer

1135 is available from Abcam as ab81780.
Catalog #: 1135 | abID: ab81780

Product Details

abID ab81780
Alternate Name Cathepsin L1, Major excreted protein, Cathepsin U, Cathepsin V
Gene Symbol CTSL1
Gene ID 1514
Accession # P07711
Source E. coli
Appearance Liquid
Physical Form Description 0.5 mg/ml in 25 mM Sodium Acetate, 50 mM NaCl, pH 5.5 containing 50% glycerol
Molecular Weight 24.2 kDa (114-333 aa)
Purity by SDS-PAGE ≥90%
Biological Activity > 2000 mU/mg (1 U = digestion of 1 µmole of Z-Phe-Arg-AFC substrate (K142-100) per minute at 37°C in 50 mM Sodium Acetate, 100 mM NaCl, pH 5.5).
Handling Centrifuge the vial prior to opening.
Storage Conditions -70°C
Shipping Conditions Dry Ice
USAGE For Research Use Only! Not to be used in humans


Cathepsin L is a lysosomal protease that can be secreted from the cell and is implicated to play a role in protein degradation, arthritis, apoptosis, and cancer.

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