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Alfa Aesar™ Inulin

$35.81 - $568.97

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Inulin
CAS 9005-80-5
MDL Number MFCD00131407
Merck Index 14,5004
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Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1842509

 
alfa aesar™
A18425-09
10g Each for $35.81

AAA1842530

 
alfa aesar™
A18425-30
250g Each for $568.97

AAA1842518

 
alfa aesar
A18425-18
50g Each for $140.46
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 10g
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material Inulin
CAS 9005-80-5
Assay Percent Range 0.98
MDL Number MFCD00131407
Merck Index 14,5004
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Mixture of fructose polymers that serves as carbohydrate storage in plantsInulin is used in the treatment of high blood fats, cholesterol and triglycerides. It is also used for weight loss, constipation and also serves as a food additive to improve taste and as a vaccine adjuvant. Further, it is utilized to replace sugar, fat and flour. It is also used to measure kidney function by determining the glomerular filtration rate (GFR). In addition to this, it is used to replace some of the flour in baked goods.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Yields D-fructose and D-glucose after acid hydrolysis.Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.