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316555 Aldrich



Synonym: Levoglucosan

  • CAS Number 498-07-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H10O5

  • Molecular Weight 162.14

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 80998

  •  EC Number 207-855-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00063248

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24859027



Related Categories Carbohydrate Chemistry, Carbohydrate Derivatives, Chemical Biology, Chemical Synthesis
assay   99%
optical activity   [α]18/D −66°, c = 1 in H2O
mp   182-184 °C (lit.)



1 g in glass bottle

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. 316555.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

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NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 

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What is the method of manufacture for product 316555, 1,6-Anhydro-β-D-glucose?
Product 316555, 1,6-Anhydro-β-D-glucose,is manufactured bythepyrolysis of starch. The solvents used in the process are water, ethanol, and methanol.
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