Alfa Aesar™ Methyl-beta-cyclodextrin


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: J66847-14

25GR Methyl-┬Čb-cyclodextrin

UNSPSC: 12352201

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 128446-36-6 Weight: 0.02500kg


Quantity 25g

Product Code. 15478369

Quantity Price
1 £ 102.71 / 25g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-01-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Methyl-beta-cyclodextrin
CAS 128446-36-6
MDL Number MFCD00074980

Specification

Color White to off-white
Melting Point 180 to 182°C
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material Methyl-beta-cyclodextrin
CAS 128446-36-6
Physical Form Powder
MDL Number MFCD00074980
Solubility Information Soluble in water
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Cavity size is the major determinant as to which cyclodextrin is used in complexation. The cavity diameter of β-cyclodextrins or β-glucopyranose unit compounds is well-suited for use with molecules the size of hormones, vitamins and many compounds frequently used in tissue and cell culture applications. For this reason, β-cyclodextrin is most commonly used as a complexing agent. It is used to increase the solubility of non-polar substances such as fatty acids, lipids, vitamins and cholesterol for use in cell culture applications. Methyl-β-cyclodextrin is used to remove cholesterol from cultured cells and is employed to remove lipid rafts.

Solubility
Soluble in water

Notes
Store at room temperature. Incompatible with heat, oxidizing agents.