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D-(-)-Ribose, 98%, Alfa Aesar™

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50-69-1
C5H10O5
150.13
MFCD00135453
PYMYPHUHKUWMLA-LMVFSUKVSA-N
2r,3r,4r-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxypentanal,aldehydo-d-ribose,ribose, d,d--ribose,aldehydo-d-ribo-pentose,ribo-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxyvaleraldehyde, d,d-ribo-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxyvaleraldehyde,ribose 9ci,dsstox_cid_23917,dsstox_gsid_43917
5311110
CHEBI:47014
(2R,3R,4R)-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxypentanal
C(C(C(C(C=O)O)O)O)O
50-69-1
C5H10O5
150.13
MFCD00135453
PYMYPHUHKUWMLA-LMVFSUKVSA-N
2r,3r,4r-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxypentanal,aldehydo-d-ribose,ribose, d,d--ribose,aldehydo-d-ribo-pentose,ribo-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxyvaleraldehyde, d,d-ribo-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxyvaleraldehyde,ribose 9ci,dsstox_cid_23917,dsstox_gsid_43917
5311110
CHEBI:47014
(2R,3R,4R)-2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxypentanal
C(C(C(C(C=O)O)O)O)O
Applications
D-(-)-Ribose is mainly used as a very basic source of metabolism of life. It is also used as a precursor for virazole, adenosine, thymidine, cytidine, fluoro-thymidine, 2-methyl adenosine, pyrromonazole toxina and adenosine methionine. It is further used in the synthesis of vitamin B2 (riboflavin), tetra-O-acetyl-ribose and nucleoside. It finds application as food additives and as supplement in cell culture.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Store in a cool place.
Sensitivity Hygroscopic
Melting Point 82°C to 86°C
Quantity 50g
Assay Percent Range 0.98
Beilstein 1723081
Merck Index 14,8204
Solubility Information Soluble in water. Insoluble in ether.
Formula Weight 150.13
Percent Purity 98%
Chemical Name or Material D-Ribose

EINECSNumber : 200-059-4

RTECSNumber : VJ2275000

TSCA : Yes

storageNote1 : Hygroscopic

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures