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N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine, ≥98%, Alfa Aesar™

$28.69 - $79.01

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine
Assay Percent Range ≥98%
Molecular Formula C8H15NO6
Formula Weight 221.21g/mol
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AAA1304709

 
alfa aesar
A13047-09
10g Each for $28.69

AAA1304718

 
alfa aesar
A13047-18
50g Each for $79.01
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 10g
Chemical Name or Material N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine
CAS 7512-17-6
Assay Percent Range ≥98%
Molecular Formula C8H15NO6
Formula Weight 221.21g/mol
Storage Note 1 Hygroscopic

Applications
N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine is used in the identification and characterization of N-acetyl-beta-D-hexoaminidase. It is also used in the treatment of osteoarthritis and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), including ulcerative colitis and Crohn′s disease. Further, it is used as a substrate in sialic acid production, cosmetics and in drug development research.

Solubility
Soluble in concentrated hydrochloric acid, sulfuric acid, phosphoric acid and formic acid. Insoluble in water, dilute acids, dilute alkalis, concentrated alkalis and organic solvents.

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

Safety and Handling

Hygroscopic