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Substance Name: Capsular polysaccharide K5
RN: 42615-44-1


  • Polymer of glucuronic acid & N-acetylglucosamine.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Capsular polysaccharide K5


  • K5 Polysaccharide
  • Polysaccharide K5, E coli

Systematic Name

  • K 5 (Polysaccharide)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 42615-44-1

System Generated Number

  • 0042615441