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E0758 Sigma-Aldrich

L(+)-Erythrose

~40%, syrup

  • CAS Number 533-49-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C4H8O4

  • Molecular Weight 120.10

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1721697

  •  EC Number 208-567-8

  •  MDL number MFCD00064377

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24894372

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Carbohydrate Derivatives, Carbohydrates, Carbohydrates A to Z,
InChI Key   YTBSYETUWUMLBZ-DMTCNVIQSA-N
assay   ~40%
form   syrup
color   light yellow
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Application

L(+)-Erythrose, an aldotetrose rare sugar, may be used in glycation studies and as a reference compound in tetrose carbohydrate separation and quantitation analysis. It may be used to help identify and characterize erythrose reductase(s) and to study the mechanisms of mutarotation in monosugars. L-Erythrose may be used as a reference compound in sugar metabolism analysis.

Packaging

100 mg in serum bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
>235.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
>113 °C

Documents

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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