Galactose, Low Endotoxin, Low Glucose (D-Galactose)
|Biochemicals||Storage: 4°CShipping: RT|
Used as an alternate carbon source for wild-type yeast and to induce transcription of sequences fused to the GAL10 promoter. Suitable for use in two-hybrid protocols. Galactose is made from lactose through hydrolysis reaction under acidic conditions.
D-Galactose is a C-4 epimer of Glucose found in milk and sugar beets as well as being synthesized by the body. Potential use in oral therapy for nephrotic syndrome in focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis.
White crystalline powder
Colorless, clear, complete
Specific Rotation (C=10, H2O):
+79º to +81º
Loss on Drying:
Total Bacteria: 100 cfu/g
Yeast, Fungi: 50 cfu/g
Galactose is very hygroscopic. Store dessicated at 4°C.
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.