≥60% (HPLC)

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biological source

synthetic (organic)


≥60% (HPLC)




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General description

Maltoheptaose is a glucose heptamer.


A partial hydrolysis of maltoheptaose has been used to prepare a dextran ladder in a study that assessed cationic labeling of oligosaccharides. The sensitivity of O-2-[aminoethyl]fluorescein was evaluated using maltoheptaose in a study that investigated the development of a novel fluorescent tag for the electrophoretic separation of oligosaccharides.


50, 100, 500 mg in poly bottle

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Jan Partyka et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1267, 116-120 (2012-07-10)
Cationic derivatization of oligosaccharides by quaternary ammonium label was investigated for capillary electrophoretic separation with transient isotachophoretic preconcentration (t-ITP) as detected by capacitively coupled contactless conductivity detection (C4D). Dextran ladder, prepared by partial hydrolysis of dextran, isomaltotriose, maltopentaose and maltoheptaose...
Svetlana E Soboleva et al.
Biomolecules, 9(6) (2019-05-31)
Lactoferrin (LF) is a Fe3+-binding glycoprotein, that was first recognized in milk and then in other epithelial secretions and barrier body fluids to which many different functions have been attributed to LF including protection from iron-induced lipid peroxidation, immunomodulation, cell...
Structure of maltoheptaose by difference Fourier methods and a model for glycogen.
E Goldsmith et al.
Journal of molecular biology, 156(2), 411-427 (1982-04-05)
Nicole M Koropatkin et al.
Structure (London, England : 1993), 16(7), 1105-1115 (2008-07-10)
The human gut microbiota performs functions that are not encoded in our Homo sapiens genome, including the processing of otherwise undigestible dietary polysaccharides. Defining the structures of proteins involved in the import and degradation of specific glycans by saccharolytic bacteria...
Artaches A Kazarian et al.
Analytica chimica acta, 662(2), 206-213 (2010-02-23)
This study describes the development of a novel fluorescent tag, O-2-[aminoethyl]fluorescein, for the separation of sugars by capillary electrophoresis with fluorescence detection using an argon ion laser. The tag was synthesised using three consecutive steps namely: esterification, alkylation and hydrolysis...

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