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47748 Sigma-Aldrich

D-(−)-Fructose

tested according to Ph.Eur.

Synonym: D-Levulose, Fruit sugar, Laevulosum (Fructosum)

  • CAS Number 57-48-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H12O6

  • Molecular Weight 180.16

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1239004

  •  EC Number 200-333-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00148910

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Carbohydrate Derivatives, Carbohydrates, Carbohydrates A to Z,
InChI Key   BJHIKXHVCXFQLS-UYFOZJQFSA-N
pharmacopeia   testing conforms to Pharmacopeia
mp   119-122 °C (dec.)(lit.)
solubility   alcohol: soluble1 gm in 15 ml
  methanol: soluble1 gm in 14 ml
  H2O: freely soluble
  acetone: freely soluble (Hot)
  acetone: slightly soluble
  pyridine: soluble

Description

Other Notes

Same product — same quality — now Sigma-Aldrich brand

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

Application

D-(−)-Fructose has been used as a test compound for investigating the enzyme that catalyzes the synthesis of activator for phosphofructokinase termed “activation factor” by utilizing ATP and D-fructose-6-P.

Biochem/physiol Actions

D-(−)-Fructose can enhance mood and gastrointestinal disturbances in fructose malabsorbers. It also possess metabolic and endocrine impact that shows that increased consumption of fructose is a contributing factor in the development of obesity and the accompanying metabolic abnormalities observed in the insulin resistance syndrome.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
LS7120000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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