Product: D-Xylose-1-13C
Catalog Number: C2106
CAS Number: 70849-21-7
Formula: 13CC4H10O5
Enrichment: 99%13C
Molecular Weight: 151.12
Structure: D-Xylose-1-<sup>13</sup>C
Appearance: White crystalline
Category: Sugars Alphabetical Listing
Stability: Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry place. Hygroscopic


Non-hazardous for transport

Literature References:

Benson, J.A., Culver, P.J., Ragland, S., Jones, C.M., Drummey, G.D., Bougas, E., The D-Xylose Absorption Test in Malabsorption Syndromes. N. Engl. J. Med., 1957, 256:335-339.

Applications: A labeled monosaccharide. Metabolized by human, but not a major nutrient and mostly excreted by the kidneys. Used to test for malabsorption in animals.