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MedKoo CAT#: 597083

CAS#: 14965-96-9

Description: Galactonamide is a bioactive chemical.

Price and Availability

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Pricing updated 2020-11-29. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Galactonamide is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 597083
Name: Galactonamide
CAS#: 14965-96-9
Chemical Formula: C6H13NO6
Exact Mass: 195.0743
Molecular Weight: 195.17
Elemental Analysis: C, 36.92; H, 6.71; N, 7.18; O, 49.18

Synonym: Galactonamide; L-Galactonamide;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (2S,3R,4R,5S)-2,3,4,5,6-pentahydroxyhexanamide


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C6H13NO6/c7-6(13)5(12)4(11)3(10)2(9)1-8/h2-5,8-12H,1H2,(H2,7,13)/t2-,3+,4+,5-/m0/s1

SMILES Code: O[C@@H]([C@@H]([C@@H]([C@H](CO)O)O)O)C(N)=O

Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

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