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Alfa Aesar™ beta-Carotene, 99%

$135.77 - $135.77

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 7235-40-7
Formula Weight 536.87
MDL Number MFCD00001556
Beilstein 1917416
Synonym Provitamin A
Chemical Name or Material beta-Carotene
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AAH6010603 SDS Alfa Aesar™
H6010603
1g N/A N/A  
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AAH6010606 SDS Alfa Aesar™
H6010606
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Specifications

Description

Applications
The most important of the provitamins A, β-carotene can be classified as an antioxidant due to its inhibition of radical initiated peroxidation in vitro. However, in vivo it appears to act either as an antioxidant or a prooxidant depending on cellular environment. It reduces the incidence of many cancers.

Solubility
Soluble in hexane, dimethyl sulfoxide, benzene, chloroform, cyclohexane. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Air & Light Sensitive. Store in a cool place.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

7235-40-7
MFCD00001556
Provitamin A
536.87
1917416
beta-Carotene

Specifications

7235-40-7
1.000g/mL
178° to 179°C
1917416
Provitamin A
beta-Carotene
Solid
536.87
MFCD00001556
1g
Air & Light Sensitive
99%

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : FI0329500

TSCA : TSCA

storageNote1 : -30° to -10°C