Thiamine hydrochloride, 99% (dry wt.), may cont. up to 5% water
Brand: Alfa Aesar A19560.30
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 67-03-8 Weight : 0.25000kg
Thiamine hydrochloride plays an important role as a nutrient for carbohydrate metabolism and in nerve function. It finds application as a food-additive to add a brothy/meaty flavor to gravies or soups. It is involved in the preparation of 3-(4-amino-2-methyl-pyrimidin-5-ylmethyl)-5-(2-hydroxy-ethyl)-4-methyl-thiazolium chloride. In addition, it finds use in amino acid synthesis in cultured cells, which is present in many classical and serum-free formulations.
Soluble in water, glycerol, ethanol, dimethyl sulfoxide and methanol. Insoluble in benzene, hexane, chloroform and ether.
Light sensitive and hygroscopic. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
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