EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
S0625 Sigma-Aldrich

D-(−)-Salicin

≥99% (GC)

Synonym: 2-(Hydroxymethyl)phenyl-β-D-glucopyranoside, Salicoside, Salicyl alcohol glucoside, Saligenin β-D-glucoside

  • CAS Number 138-52-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C13H18O7

  • Molecular Weight 286.28

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 89593

  •  EC Number 205-331-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00006590

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24899442

Purchase

Description

General description

Salicin is a non-phenolic glucosidic compound extracted from meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria L). It is majorly used as a substitute for quinine. Salicin can be used as a therapeutic for patients suffering from rheumatic fever. Salicin acts a metabolic precursor for salicylic acid. It is a novel phytochemical that exhibits immunological cross functions in plants and humans. Salicin facilitates growth and reproduction in plants. In addition, It also protects plants against biotic and abiotic stress.

Application

D-(-)-Salicin has been used:
• to study its in vitro anticoagulant and antiplatelet activities
• as a standard in high performance liquid chromatography method (HPLC) for quantitation of salicin from willow plant
• as a tastant in taste threshold assay
• as a constituent of nutrient agar-salicin medium for selective isolation of Lactobacillus paracasei

Packaging

5, 25, 100 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
LZ5901700

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

???PDP_SDS_LOT_NUMBER_ERROR_MSG???

Certificate of Origin

???PDP_SDS_LOT_NUMBER_ERROR_MSG???
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?