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2,3-Dihydroxy-1,2-benzisothiazol-3-one-1,1-dioxide, o-Benzoic sulfimide, 2-Sulfobenzoic acid imide
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226-229 °C (lit.)


acetone: 1g in 12mL(lit.)
alcohol: 1g in 31mL(lit.)
boiling water: 1g in 25mL(lit.)
water: 1g in 25mL(lit.)

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General description

The biodegradation of saccharin (2-sulfobenzoic acid imide), an artificial sweetening agent, was studied. It was also studied for its carcinogenic potential.


1, 50 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

A sweet tastant for mammals. A glycerol taste receptor binding site specific for glucose has been proposed in drosophila.

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK Germany


Flash Point F

Not applicable

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Not applicable

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dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

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N H Tran et al.
Bioresource technology, 161, 40-46 (2014-04-01)
The biodegradation of the six artificial sweetening agents including acesulfame (ACE), aspartame (ASP), cyclamate (CYC), neohesperidindihydrochalcone (NHDC), saccharin (SAC), and sucralose (SUC) by nitrifying activated sludge was first examined. Experimental results showed that ASP and NHDC were the most easily...
Hellmuth Lilienthal et al.
Toxicology, 311(1-2), 52-60 (2013-02-14)
Many chemicals are known to exhibit endocrine activity and affect reproductive functions in vertebrates and invertebrates. Endocrine effects include influences on sexual differentiation of the brain during development and reproductive and non-reproductive behavior in adult offspring. We previously demonstrated that...
Hugh P Morgan et al.
The Biochemical journal, 448(1), 67-72 (2012-08-22)
PYK (pyruvate kinase) plays a central role in the metabolism of many organisms and cell types, but the elucidation of the details of its function in a systems biology context has been hampered by the lack of specific high-affinity small-molecule...
Rino Ragno et al.
Journal of medicinal chemistry, 50(6), 1241-1253 (2007-02-28)
The screening of the inhibition capabilities of dye-like small molecules from a focused library against both human PRMT1 and Aspergillus nidulans RmtA is reported as well as molecular modeling studies (homology modeling, molecular docking, and 3-D QSAR) of the catalytic...
Katharine J Tuerke et al.
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 32(40), 13709-13717 (2012-10-05)
A taste associated with emetic drugs produces conditioned disgust reactions in rats (predominantly gaping), unlike nonemetic drugs that can still produce conditioned taste avoidance but not conditioned disgust. That difference suggests nausea is a prerequisite for learning disgust reactions to...

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