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D-(+)-Xylose

BioXtra, ≥99% (GC)

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Synonym(s):
D-xylopyranose
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C5H10O5
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
150.13
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1562108
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

product line

BioXtra

Quality Level

assay

≥99% (GC)

form

powder

technique(s)

gas chromatography (GC): suitable

impurities

≤0.0005% Phosphorus (P)
≤0.1% Insoluble matter

ign. residue

≤0.1%

color

white

useful pH range

6.0-6.5 (20 °C, 100 g/L)

mp

154-158 °C (lit.)

solubility

H2O: 1 M, clear, colorless

anion traces

chloride (Cl-): ≤0.05%
sulfate (SO42-): ≤0.05%

cation traces

Al: ≤0.0005%
Ca: ≤0.0005%
Cu: ≤0.0005%
Fe: ≤0.0005%
K: ≤0.005%
Mg: ≤0.0005%
NH4+: ≤0.05%
Na: ≤0.005%
Pb: ≤0.001%
Zn: ≤0.0005%

SMILES string

O[C@@H]1COC(O)[C@H](O)[C@H]1O

InChI

1S/C5H10O5/c6-2-1-10-5(9)4(8)3(2)7/h2-9H,1H2/t2-,3+,4-,5?/m1/s1

InChI key

SRBFZHDQGSBBOR-IOVATXLUSA-N

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Application

  • Structural and molecular insights into a bifunctional glycoside hydrolase 30 xylanase specific to glucuronoxylan: This study provides a detailed analysis of the enzyme′s structure and function, demonstrating D-(+)-Xylose′s role in enhancing our understanding of xylose metabolism in industrial applications such as biofuel production and biotechnological innovations (Pentari et al., 2024).

  • Efficient production of 1,2,4-butanetriol from corn cob hydrolysate by metabolically engineered Escherichia coli: Highlights the utilization of D-(+)-Xylose from agricultural waste, optimizing processes for sustainable biofuel production, emphasizing the sugar′s pivotal role in renewable energy research (Li et al., 2024).

  • Biochemical characterization of a xylose-tolerant GH43 β-xylosidase from Geobacillus thermodenitrificans: Provides insights into the enzyme′s biophysical properties and its utility in biotechnological applications, furthering the understanding of D-(+)-Xylose′s role in enhancing enzyme performance under various industrial conditions (Melo et al., 2023).

  • Genome-scale metabolic modeling reveals metabolic trade-offs associated with lipid production in Rhodotorula toruloides: Explores how D-(+)-Xylose can be used to optimize metabolic pathways for improved lipid production, highlighting its potential in synthetic biology and metabolic engineering to enhance bioproduct synthesis efficiency (Reķēna et al., 2023).

Other Notes

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Storage Class

13 - Non Combustible Solids

wgk_germany

WGK 1

flash_point_f

Not applicable

flash_point_c

Not applicable

ppe

Eyeshields, Gloves, type N95 (US)


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