D-(-)-Fructose, powder

Supplier: MP Biomedicals

ICNA0210218605EA 289 EUR
ICNA0210218605 ICNA02102186.5
D-(-)-Fructose, powder

Fructose or fruit sugar, is a simple monosaccharide found in many plants. It is one of the three dietary monosaccharides, along with glucose and galactose, that are absorbed directly into the bloodstream during digestion. Fructose is a 6-carbon polyhydroxyketone. It is an isomer of glucose which can be anaerobically fermented by yeast or bacteria.

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Fructose and other monosaccharides are used for the diagnosis of cancer as cancer cells have shown a higher level of fructose utilisation as compared to glucose.

Soluble in water and alcohols.


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Specification Test Results

Identity Test Passes
Purity ≥99%
FTIR Conforms to Standard
Optical Rotation (c=2, water) -88° to -98°
Arsenic 1 ppm
Heavy Metals 5 ppm
Moisture (KF) 0.02%

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