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F8150 Sigma

D-(+)-Fucose

≥98%

Synonym: 6-Deoxy-D-galactose, Rhodeose

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrates, Carbohydrates A to Z, Carbohydrates D-F, Monosaccharide More...
InChI Key   PNNNRSAQSRJVSB-DPYQTVNSSA-N
assay   ≥98%
mp   144-145 °C(lit.)
solubility   H2O: soluble100 mg/mL, clear, colorless to faintly yellow

Description

Packaging

1, 5 g in poly bottle

500 mg in poly bottle

Application

D-Fucose (6-deoxy-D-galactose, rhodeose) may be used to study enzymes involved in its mutarotation to form L-fucose. It may be used as a reference compound in the analysis of carbohydrate metabolites. D-Fucose may be used to study biological processes such as adhesion.

Biochem/physiol Actions

D-Fucose is a nonmetabolizable analog of L-Arabinose.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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