G5388

Sigma-Aldrich

D-(+)-Galactose

powder, anhydrous, BioReagent, suitable for cell culture, suitable for insect cell culture

Synonym(s):
Galactose
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C6H12O6
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
180.16
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1724619
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

grade

anhydrous

product line

BioReagent

assay

≥99%

form

powder

application(s)

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

impurities

≤0.1% glucose

mp

168-170 °C (lit.)

solubility

H2O: 100 mg/mL

cation traces

Mn: ≤50 ppb

SMILES string

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

InChI

1S/C6H12O6/c7-1-3(9)5(11)6(12)4(10)2-8/h1,3-6,8-12H,2H2/t3-,4+,5+,6-/m0/s1

InChI key

GZCGUPFRVQAUEE-KCDKBNATSA-N

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General description

Galactose is a constituent of lactose. It is one of the main nutrients for newborn infants and young children. It is produced in the body for the formation of lactose and is also a component of glycolipids (cerebrosides) and glycoproteins.

Application

D-(+)-Galactose has been used in cell line and culture medium to permits the cell growth arrest without altering the specific production rate of rh-tPA (qtPA).
D-(+)-Galactose has been used in cell line and culture medium to permits the cell growth arrest without altering the specific production rate of rh-tPA (qtPA).

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle
100, 500 g in poly bottle

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Disorders of carbohydrate metabolism
Emery and Rimoin's Principles and Practice of Medical Genetics, 1-36 (2013)
Simultaneous environmental manipulations in semi-perfusion cultures of CHO cells producing rh-tPA
Vergara M, et al.
Electronic journal of Biotechnology, 15(6), 2-2 (2012)
Initial Reactions in Anaerobic Glycolysis
Textbook of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry (2015)
Initial Reactions in Anaerobic Glycolysis
Textbook of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry (2015)
Disorders of carbohydrate metabolism
Emery and Rimoin's Principles and Practice of Medical Genetics, 1-36 (2013)

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