Product Details: Bromelain is a generic name for a family of sulfhydryl containing, proteolytic enzymes obtained from the stem of pineapple (Ananascomosus).
Source: Stem of pineapple (Ananascomosus (L.) MERR.)
Systematic name: Peptidyl peptide hydrolase; EC 220.127.116.11
Other names: Bromelain, Ananase
Bromelain is a plant protease isolated from pineapple. Its vigorous proteolytic activity has created a broad interest in numerous forms, mainly in tenderization, foods Bromelain has also been envisaged to have extensive applications as an active ingredient in tooth-whitening dentifrices and skin products.