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Adonitol

Adonitol

Synonyms Adonite; Ribitol

CAS Number: 488-81-3 Molecular Formula: C5H12O5 Molecular Weight: 152.146 g/mol

Beilstein Registry Number: 1720524 EC Number: 207-685-7 MDL Number: MFCD00064291

SKU 02100252-CF
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Description

Product Description

Adonitol

Application Notes

Adonitol (Ribitol), a pentose alcohol, is metabolized to teicholic acids used in the cell walls of gram positive bacteria. Adonitol is often compared to other cell permeating molecules such as formamide, propanediol, and DMSO as a cryopreservation agent.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Component of cell wall | Cryopreservating agent

Specifications
SKU 02100252-CF
Alternate Names Adonite; Ribitol
Application Notes Adonitol (Ribitol), a pentose alcohol, is metabolized to teicholic acids used in the cell walls of gram positive bacteria. Adonitol is often compared to other cell permeating molecules such as formamide, propanediol, and DMSO as a cryopreservation agent.
Base Catalog Number 100252
Beilstein Registry Number 1720524
Boiling Point 216 deg C
CAS # 488-81-3
EC Number 207-685-7
Format White powder
Melting Point 104 °C
Molecular Formula C5H12O5
Molecular Weight 152.146 g/mol
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves,respirator filter
pH 5 to 7 (10 % w/v aqueous solution)
Refractive Index n20D 1.57 (Lit.)
RTECS Number VJ0800000
Solubility Very soluble in <a class="pubchem-internal-link CID-962" href="https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/water">water</a>, sparingly soluble in <a class="pubchem-internal-link CID-702" href="https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/ethanol">ethanol</a>
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Vapor Pressure 2.47X10-3 mm Hg at 25 deg C (est)