L-(+)-Arabinose, 99%, Alfa Aesar™


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A11921-18

BETA-L-(+)-ARABINOSE, 98% 50G

UNSPSC: 12352104

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 87-72-9 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 50g

Product Code. 11443904

Quantity Price
1 £ 47.17 / 50g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 07-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material L-(+)-Arabinose
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C5H10O5
Formula Weight 150.13g/mol

Specification

Quantity 50g
Chemical Name or Material L-(+)-Arabinose
CAS 87-72-9
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C5H10O5
Formula Weight 150.13g/mol

Applications
L-(+)-Arabinose is used to identify and differentiate and characterize pentose sugar isomerase. It is also used as the carbon source in microbial culture. It is involved in the bioproduction of L-ribose. It finds application in the production of savory reaction flavors. Its derivatives are used in the development of antiviral agents such as nucleoside. It acts as a base component of hemicellulose and pectin.

Solubility
Soluble in water and glycerol. Insoluble in alcohol.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.