Agent Name

Dodecyl maltoside

CAS Number

69227-93-6

Formula

C24-H46-O11

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Dodecyl-beta-D-maltoside; Lauryl maltoside; beta-D-Glucopyranoside, dodecyl 4-O-alpha-D-glucopyranosyl-; [ChemIDplus] n-Dodecyl beta-D-maltoside; DDM; Lauryl-beta-D- maltoside; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Maltosides are a class of detergents composed of a hydrophilic maltose and a hydrophobic alkyl chain. Variation in the alkyl chain confers a range of detergent properties including CMC and solubility. Maltosides are most often used for the solubilization and purification of membrane proteins." [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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