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(CAS RN:72432-03-2 Product Number:M2302)



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Product Number M2302

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Purity/Analysis Method >98.0%(GC)(T)
Storage Temperature
M.F. / M.W. C8H17NO5=207.23
CAS RN 72432-03-2
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MDL Number MFCD00867240
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Purity(GC) min. 98.0 %
Purity(Nonaqueous Titration) min. 98.0 %
Melting point 144.0 to 148.0 deg-C
Specific rotation [a]20/D -7.0 to -9.0 deg(C=0.5、H2O)


Reaxys-RN 5329949
PubChem SID 160871160
Merck Index(14) 6187
RTECS# TN4350170

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HS Number 2933.39.9100


Miglitol: A Pseudo-Monosaccharide α-­­Glucosidase Inhibitor

Miglitol is a pseudo-monosaccharide α­-glucosidase inhibitor. α-Glucosidase (also called maltase) is an enzyme, and catalyzes the hydrolysis of terminal 1,4-linked α-glucose residues of oligosaccharides and disaccharides to a single α-glucose molecule. Miglitol lowers blood sugar by inhibiting the enzyme α­-glucosidase in the gastrointestinal tract, resulting in delayed glucose absorption. Recently, it is reported that miglitol suppresses the expression of interleukins which are a group of cytokines that are seen to be expressed by white blood cells (leukocytes). (The product is for research purpose only.)


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