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Alfa Aesar™ beta-Carotene, 99%

Brand:  Alfa Aesar™ H60106.03

UNSPSC : 12352002

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 7235-40-7 Weight : 0.00100kg

Quantity 1g

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Product Code. 15486578

  • £17.91 / 1g


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 04-08-2017
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Description

Applications
The most important of the provitamins A, β-carotene can be classified as an antioxidant due to its inhibition of radical initiated peroxidation in vitro. However, in vivo it appears to act either as an antioxidant or a prooxidant depending on cellular environment. It reduces the incidence of many cancers.

Solubility
Soluble in hexane, dimethyl sulfoxide, benzene, chloroform, cyclohexane. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Air & Light Sensitive. Store in a cool place.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

beta-Carotene
536.87
1917416
7235-40-7
MFCD00001556
Provitamin A

Specifications

beta-Carotene
Solid
1.000g/mL
178° to 179°C
1917416
Provitamin A
7235-40-7
99%
536.87
MFCD00001556
1g
Air & Light Sensitive
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