F3510

Sigma-Aldrich

D-(−)-Fructose

BioReagent, suitable for cell culture, suitable for insect cell culture

Synonym(s):
D-Levulose, Fruit sugar
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C6H12O6
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
180.16
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1239004
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

biological source

corn

product line

BioReagent

assay

≥99%

form

powder

optical activity

[α]25/D -91.3 to -87.7 °, c = 5% (w/v) in water

application(s)

cell culture | insect: suitable
cell culture | mammalian: suitable

impurities

≤0.05% Glucose (enzymatic)

mp

119-122 °C (dec.) (lit.)

SMILES string

OC[C@@H](O)[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)C(=O)CO

InChI

1S/C6H12O6/c7-1-3(9)5(11)6(12)4(10)2-8/h3,5-9,11-12H,1-2H2/t3-,5-,6-/m1/s1

InChI key

BJHIKXHVCXFQLS-UYFOZJQFSA-N

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General description

Fructose is a monosaccharide. It is present in fruits and vegetables. Fructose is the major carbohydrate in the diet. It binds with glucose to form sucrose. Excessive intake of fructose is associated with obesity, type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Application

D-(-)-Fructose has been used for metabolite determination. It has also been used as a component of cultural media.

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle
5 kg in poly drum

storage_class_code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Flash Point F

Not applicable

Flash Point C

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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Fructose and cardiometabolic health: what the evidence from sugar-sweetened beverages tells us
Malik VS and Hu FB
Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 66(14), 1615-1624 (2015)
Nutritional Biochemistry (1999)
Comparative metabolic analysis of CHO cell clones obtained through cell engineering, for IgG productivity, growth and cell longevity
Wilkens CA and Gerdtzen ZP
Testing, 10(3), e0119053-e0119053 (2015)
Streamlined duplex live-dead microplate assay for cultured cells
Pfeffer BA and Fliesler SJ
Experimental Eye Research, 161, 17-29 (2017)
Articles
Glucose metabolism is regulated by the opposing actions of insulin and glucagon. Insulin is released from pancreatic ß cells in response to high blood glucose levels and regulates glucose metabolism through its actions on muscle, liver, and adipose tissue.
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