Technical Data
A0535
N-Acetylneuraminic Acid (NANA, Sialic Acid)
5g
10g
Molecular Biology Storage: -20CShipping: Blue Ice
Origin:
Prepared by enzymatic synthesis from N-Acetylglucosamine and Pyruvic Acid. Purified by ion-exchange column chromatography and crystallization.

Applications:
Suitable for use as substrate for NANA Aldolase and as starting material for preparing NANA derivatives.

Storage and Stability:
Store at -20C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap.

CAS Number:
131-48-6

Molecular Formula:
C11H19NO9

Molecular Weight:
309.27
Purity: 99% by HPLC and colorimetric determination
Form: White crystalline powder

Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
1. H. Ogura: Bio Ind, 9: 45 - 92, 1992 2. Y. Ichikawa, et al.: J. Am. Chim. Soc., 114: 9283 - 9298, 1992

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.