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X1500 Sigma-Aldrich

D-(+)-Xylose

≥99%

  • CAS Number 58-86-6

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C5H10O5

  • Molecular Weight 150.13

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1562108

  •  EC Number 200-400-7

  •  MDL number MFCD00064360

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24902132

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Description

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

10 mg in glass bottle

500 g in poly bottle

Quality

White to off-white.

Application

D-(+)-Xylose has been used:
• as one of the component to stimulate microbial activity
• for the enhancement of biofilm formation
• as a part of biochemical tests for the identification of B. cereus group
• for substrate screening characterization

Biochem/physiol Actions

Estimation of xylose in the urine after oral administration, is useful in diagnosing absorption of carbohydrates and malabsorption of non-pancreatic molecules. Xylose plays a significant role in the biologically conversion of plant biomass to fuels and chemicals.

General description

Xylose is a five-carbon sugar that contributes to lignocellulose in plants. Xylose is predominantly found in hardwoods and agricultural residues.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin


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Protocols & Articles

Articles

MSMLS Online Plate Map

Metabolite descriptors included with the software download upon purchase of the product include: Name, Parent CID, molecular formula, molecular weight, CAS, ChEBI, HMDB ID, PubChem Compound and Subst...
Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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References

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