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D6924 Sigma-Aldrich

Dextran sulfate sodium salt from Leuconostoc spp.

average mol wt 9,000-20,000



Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrates, Carbohydrates A to Z, Carbohydrates D-F, Cell Biology,
form   powder
mol wt   average mol wt 9,000-20,000
composition   Sulfur Content, 16.0-19.0%
solubility   H2O: 100 mg/mL


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What is the sulfate content of Product D6924, Dextran sulfate sodium salt?
The sulfate content is approximately 17%, which corresponds to two sulfate groups per glucose unit.
Can solutions of Product D6924, Dextran sulfate sodium salt, be autoclaved?
Neutral solutions of dextran sulfate may be sterilized by autoclaving at 110-115°C for 30 minutes.
What is the average molecular weight for Product D6924, Dextran sulfate sodium salt?
The average molecular weight can vary from lot-to-lot. Lot number 068K1121 has an average molecular weight of 15.6 kDa.
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