Month: September 2013

Kikkoman presents novel enzyme assay for rapid early diagnosis of diabetics

The test is based on glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) as a marker, which is preoteolytically digested and selectively oxidized by a proprietary fructosyl peptide oxidase developed by Kikkoman. The procedure won a prize at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Fermentation and Bioengineering presently held in Hiroshima. Kikkoman press release, Sept. 12, 2013

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