Ascorbic Acid Assay Kit (L-Ascorbate)

40 assays (manual) / 400 assays (microplate) / 400 assays (auto-analyser)

Item No.  K-ASCO

  • Very competitive price (cost per test)
  • All reagents stable for > 6 months after preparation
  • Mega-Calc™ software tool is available from our website for hassle-free raw data processing
  • Standard included
  • Suitable for manual, microplate and auto-analyser formats
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$182.00 each
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The Ascorbic Acid (L-Ascorbate) assay kit is for the specific measurement and analysis of L-ascorbic acid in beverages, meat, flour, dairy and vegetable products.

Note for Content: The number of manual tests per kit can be doubled if all volumes are halved. This can be readily accommodated using the MegaQuant™ Wave Spectrophotometer (D-MQWAVE).

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Brand Megazyme
Analyte Ascorbic Acid
Platform Spectrophotometer, Microplate, Auto-analyser
Result Type UV Absorbance
Approvals Methods based on this principle have been accepted by MEBAK.
Limit of Detection 0.175 mg/L
Storage Conditions

Storage Temperature: Short term stability: 2-8°C, Long term stability: See individual component labels

Stability: > 2 years under recommended storage conditions

Wavelength 578 nm
Application Examples Wine, beer, fruit juices, soft drinks, jam, milk, dairy products (e.g. cheese), dietetic foods, baby foods, processed meat, baking additives, fruit and vegetables (e.g. tomato and potato), pharmaceuticals, feed and other materials (e.g. biological cultures, samples, etc.).
Signal Response Increase
Linear Range 0.5 to 30 μg of L-ascorbic acid per assay
Reaction Time ~ 8 min
Package Weight 0.67 lb