N-Acetyl-β-D-glucosamine, white powder


Synonyms: 2-Acetamido-2-deoxy-D-glucoseN-Acetyl-D-glucosamineD-GlcNAc2-Acetamido-2-deoxy-D-glucopyranose

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N-Acetyl-β-D-glucosamine, white powder

N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine (D-GlcNAc) is a derivitized glucose monomer found in polymers of bacterial cell walls, chitin, hyaluronic acids and various glycans.

N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine is used to identify, differentiate and characterize N-acetyl-β-D-hexoaminidase(s).

Solubility: Soluble in water (50 mg/ml).

Caution: Research Use Only (RUO).

Formula: C₈H₁₅NO₆
MW: 221.21 g/mol
Melting Pt: 199 °C (lit.)
Storage Temperature: Refrigerator
MDL Number: MFCD00136044
CAS Number: 7512-17-6

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Specification Test Results

Identity Test Passes
FTIR Conforms to Standard
Loss on Drying 0,57%
Optical Rotation +43.4°
Transmittance 96,9%
Chloride 0,0005
Heavy Metals 10 ppm
Arsenic 1 ppm
Residue on Ignition 0,0001
pH 7.2
Total Plate Count ≤500 cfu/g
Mold & Yeast ≤100 cfu/g
E.coli, Samonella, Staphylococcus aureus, & Coliforms Negative

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