L-fucose is a hexose deoxy sugar, which occurs naturally. It is manufactured from birch/beech wood hydrolysate.
It is a biologically important sugar playing an important role in many cell-cell interactions. L-fucose containing oligosaccharides are being widely studied as potential anti-inflammatory as well as anti-cancer agents. This product has a “natural” designation and is also GMO free.
L-fucose is one of the eight essential glyconutrients.
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|Molecular Molecular Formula||C6H12O5|
|Molecular Weight||164.2 g/mol|
|Appearance||White crystalline powder|
|Moisture||Max. 0.2% (Karl Fisher Dry Substance)|
|Specified Optical Rotation||+30.0 ±1° o (c=3, H2)|
|Assay, L-fucose||Min. 99% on DS (HPLC)|
|Ash||Max. 0.2% (Residue on Ignition)|
|Heavy Metals||Max. 5mg/kg (FCC/USP Limit Test)|