Bovine Rennet Whey

EuroProxima Bovine Rennet Whey

Art. No.: 5171BRW

Intended use:

A competitive enzyme immunoassay for screening of the presence of Bovine Rennet Whey in bovine milk and in milk of other species and sources.

General information:

Bovine Rennet Whey (BRW) is a by-product of cheese production from cow milk. Adulteration of skimmed milk powder with BRW is cost attractive however illegal. The EuroProxima Milk Fraud/BRW ELISA detects an epitope located on the glycomacropeptide (CMP) part of kappa-casein. This CMP is released during cheese production and remains as waist product in the curd. CMP detected in milk powder is a sign for fraudulent mixing.

The Bovine Rennet Wey ELISA is a competitive enzyme immunoassay based on antibodies directed against K-casein.

Art. No. 5171BRW
Test format Microtiter plate, 96 wells.
Sample preparation For various milk products fast and efficient extraction methods are included in the kit manual.
Incubation time 90 minutes
Cross reactivity Cow’s κ-casein 100%, Buffalo’s κ-casein 100%, Other bovine caseins 0%, Other species caseins 0%