Application Note: Amino acids Tyrosine and Phenyl alanine as biomarkers for metabolic disorders like Phenylketonuria
10 February 2021

Phenylketonuria (PKU) is a genetic metabolic disease, caused by lack of phenylalanine hydroxylase or its coenzyme in the body. 

In this application note, MembraPure GmbH demonstrate how Tyrosine and Phenyl can be used as biomarkers for the disease, utilizing the amino acid analyzer ARACUS.