Agent Name

Iditol

CAS Number

24557-79-7; 488-45-9

Formula

C6-H14-O6

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

488-45-9: L-Iditol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Off-white to cream-colored solid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Iditol is a sugar alcohol which accumulates in galactokinase deficiency." [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Reference Link

Microbial Production of Optically Pure l-Iditol by Yeast Strains.

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