Inulin


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A18425.18

UNSPSC: 12352104

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 9005-80-5 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 50g

Product Code. 11488347

Quantity Price
1 £ 55.33 / 50g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 09-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Inulin
CAS 9005-80-5
MDL Number MFCD00131407
Merck Index 14,5004

Specification

Quantity 50g
Merck Index 14,5004
TSCA TSCA
MDL Number MFCD00131407
Chemical Name or Material Inulin
CAS 9005-80-5
Assay Percent Range 0.98

Applications
Mixture of fructose polymers that serves as carbohydrate storage in plantsInulin is used in the treatment of high blood fats, cholesterol and triglycerides. It is also used for weight loss, constipation and also serves as a food additive to improve taste and as a vaccine adjuvant. Further, it is utilized to replace sugar, fat and flour. It is also used to measure kidney function by determining the glomerular filtration rate (GFR). In addition to this, it is used to replace some of the flour in baked goods.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Yields D-fructose and D-glucose after acid hydrolysis.Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents