D-(-)-Ribose, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A17894.18

UNSPSC: 12352005

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 50-69-1 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 50g

Product Code. 11423508

Quantity Price
1 £ 39.33 / 50g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 16-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material D-Ribose
CAS 50-69-1
Molecular Formula C5H10O5
Formula Weight 150.13
MDL Number MFCD00135453
Beilstein 1723081
Merck Index 14,8204

Specification

Formula Weight 150.13
Quantity 50g
TSCA TSCA
Merck Index 14,8204
Beilstein 1723081
Assay 98%
RTECS Number VJ2275000
MDL Number MFCD00135453
CAS 50-69-1
Storage Note 1 Hygroscopic
Assay Percent Range 0.98
Chemical Name or Material D-Ribose
Molecular Formula C5H10O5

Applications
D-(-)-Ribose is mainly used as a very basic source of metabolism of life. It is also used as a precursor for virazole, adenosine, thymidine, cytidine, fluoro-thymidine, 2-methyl adenosine, pyrromonazole toxina and adenosine methionine. It is further used in the synthesis of vitamin B2 (riboflavin), tetra-O-acetyl-ribose and nucleoside. It finds application as food additives and as supplement in cell culture.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Store in a cool place.

Documentation

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Safety and Handling

Hygroscopic