Lactose

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Synonyms 4-O-beta-D-Galactopyranosyl-D-glucose; D-Lactose; Lactosum anhydricum; Milk sugar; BRN 0093796
Product Type Chemical
Properties
Formula C12H22O11
MW 342.30
CAS 63-42-3
Purity Chemicals ≥99% (HPLC)
Appearance White powder.
Solubility Soluble in water.
Identity Determined by NMR.
Declaration Manufactured by Chemodex.
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Short Term Storage +20°C
Long Term Storage +20°C
Handling Advice Protect from light and moisture.
Use/Stability Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at +20°C.
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Lactose is a disaccharide sugar composed of galactose and glucose that is found in milk. Hydrolysed to glucose and galactose, isomerized in alkaline solution to lactulose, and catalytically hydrogenated to the corresponding polyhydric alcohol, lactitol. Used for the culture of lactic acid metabolizing bacteria. Used to identify and characterized galectins. Used in food industry and pharmaceutical applications. Based on its bland flavor it is used as a carrier and stabilizer of aromas and carrier in inhalable formulations in pharmaceutical products.

Product References

(1) A.C. Adam, et al.; Crit. Rev. Food Sci. Nutr. 44, 553 (2004) | (2) A.K. Campbell, et al.; Toxicol. 278, 268 (2010) | (3) Y. Rahimpour & H. Hamishehkar; Adv. Pharm. Bull. 2, 183 (2012)

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