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Alfa Aesar™ D-(-)-Ribose, 98%

$29.09 - $309.59

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material D-(-)-Ribose
CAS 50-69-1
Molecular Formula C5H10O5
Formula Weight 150.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00135453
Beilstein 1723081
Merck Index 14,8204
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 50g
Chemical Name or Material D-Ribose
CAS 50-69-1
Assay 98%
Assay Percent Range 0.98
Molecular Formula C5H10O5
Formula Weight 150.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00135453
Beilstein 1723081
Merck Index 14,8204
Storage Note 1 Hygroscopic
RTECS Number VJ2275000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
D-(-)-Ribose is mainly used as a very basic source of metabolism of life. It is also used as a precursor for virazole, adenosine, thymidine, cytidine, fluoro-thymidine, 2-methyl adenosine, pyrromonazole toxina and adenosine methionine. It is further used in the synthesis of vitamin B2 (riboflavin), tetra-O-acetyl-ribose and nucleoside. It finds application as food additives and as supplement in cell culture.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Store in a cool place.

Safety and Handling

Hygroscopic