D-(+)-Raffinose pentahydrate


Melitose, O-α-D-Galactopyranosyl-(1→6)-α-D-glucopyranosyl β-D-fructofuranoside, Melitriose
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C18H32O16 · 5H2O
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biological source

plant (Gossypium hirsutum L./Cotton)






HPLC: suitable

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25, 100, 500 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Raffinose is a trisaccharide composed of galactose, fructose, and glucose. Raffinose is hydrolysed to D-galactose and sucrose by D-galactosidase.

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