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Substance Name: Cyclodextrin
RN: 12619-70-4

Note

  • A homologous group of cyclic GLUCANS consisting of alpha-1,4 bound glucose units obtained by the action of cyclodextrin glucanotransferase on starch or similar substrates. The enzyme is produced by certain species of Bacillus. Cyclodextrins form inclusion complexes with a wide variety of substances.
 
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Names and Synonyms

MeSH Heading

  • Cyclodextrins

Synonyms

  • Celdex
  • Celdex CH 20
  • Celdex CH 30
  • Celdex SH 20
  • Celdex SH 40
  • Celdex SH 50
  • Cycloamylose
  • Cyclodextrins
  • Rhodocap L 20
  • Ringdex P

Systematic Name

  • Cyclodextrin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 12619-70-4

Other Registry Number

  • 100091-36-9

System Generated Number

  • 0012619704