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since 1980

Collagen Research Center 

Collagenase Activity Assay Kit 


A:Fluorescent-labeled collagen


C:Stop solution

D:Extracting solution

Type 1 collagenase (MMP-1) is a member of the matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) family that degrades collagen. This kit detects collagenase activity using fluorescently labeled collagen. Collagenase activity can be detected in synovium of arthritis.


Ohta S., et al. (2019) Facile fabrication of PEG-coated PLGA microspheres via SPG membrane emulsification for the treatment of scleroderma by ECM degrading enzymes. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2019 Jul 1;179:453-461.

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