Use as a cryoprotectant in a variety of cell freezing media.
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Protein-stabilizing agent in research
|Alternate Names||Mycose, 1-O-α-D-Glucopyranosyl-α-D-glucopyranoside; a,a-Trehalose|
|Application Notes||Use as a cryoprotectant in a variety of cell freezing media.|
|Base Catalog Number||153948|
|Beilstein Registry Number||5322018|
|Biochemical Physiological Actions||Trehalose is a non-reducing sugar formed from two glucose units joined by a 1-1 alpha bond. It is thought to provide plants and animals with the ability to withstanding periods of dehydration.|
|Molecular Weight||378.327 g/mol|
|Personal Protective Equipment||Eyeshields, Gloves,respirator filter|