D-(+)-Galactosamine hydrochloride ≥99%, white powder

Supplier: MP Biomedicals

Synonyms: (2R,3R,4R,5R)-2-Amino-3,4,5,6-tetrahydroxyhexanal hydrochloride

ICNA02101743.5EA 43 EUR
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D-(+)-Galactosamine hydrochloride ≥99%, white powder
D(+)-Galactosamine hydrochloride

D-(+)-Galactosamine hydrochloride is a powerful inhibitor of hepatic RNA synthesis.

D-(+)-Galactosamine (D-chondrosamine) is used with lipopolysaccharides (LPS) to induce models of acute hepatic failure (LPS/D-GalN-induced liver injury, hepatitis) for therapeutic research to find new drugs.

Increases the adherence of polymorphonuclear leukocytes to hepatic endothelial cells and induces superoxide production. Induces hepatic damage, causing macrophage infiltration.

Soluble in water (5% - clear, colourless solution).

Formula: C₆H₁₄ClNO₅
MW: 215.64
Melting Pt: 182…185 °C (dec., lit.)
MDL Number: MFCD00135830
CAS Number: 1772-03-8
EINECS: 217-198-1

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Specification Test Results

Identity Test Passes
Purity ≥99%
FTIR Conforms to Standard
Optical Rotation (c=1, H2O, after 24 hrs.) +93 ± 5°

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