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1949-78-6 - L-Lyxose, 99% - B21583 - Alfa Aesar

B21583 L-Lyxose, 99%

CAS Number
1949-78-6
Synonyms

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
1g 64.50
5g 253.00
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L-Lyxose, 99%

MDL
MFCD00064111
EINECS
217-763-2

Chemical Properties

Formula
C5H10O5
Formula Weight
150.13
Melting point
108-112°
Sensitivity
Hygroscopic
Solubility
Very soluble (586 g/L) (25°C) in water.

Applications

It acts as a reducing carbohydrate present in maple syrup. It is used in molecular modeling calculations in the study of drug binding and recognition in relation to aldose reductase. L-Lyxose is also utilized by Escherichia coli, encoding a kinase for L-Xylulose.

Notes

Hygroscopic. Store away from oxidizing agents, and water/moisture. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition. Store under inert gas.

Literature References

J Badia, et al. L-lyxose metabolism employs the L-rhamnose pathway in mutant cells of Escherichia coli adapted to grow on L-lyxose.J. Bacteriol.,1991713(16),5144-5150.

Gary E. Keck, et al. Pseudomonic acid C from L-lyxose.J. Org. Chem.,198550(22), 4317-4325.

Other References

Harmonized Tariff Code
2940.00
TSCA
Yes

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