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Substance Name: Sorbose
RN: 87-79-6
UNII: NV2001607Y
InChIKey: BJHIKXHVCXFQLS-OTWZMJIISA-N

Note

  • A ketose sugar that is commonly used in the commercial synthesis of ASCORBIC ACID.

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H12-O6

Molecular Weight

  • 180.155
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Sorbose

MeSH Heading

  • Sorbose

Synonyms

  • AI3-19425
  • EINECS 201-771-8
  • Esorben
  • HSDB 780
  • L-1,2,3,4,5,6-Pentahydroxyhexan-2-one
  • L-1,3,4,5,6-Pentahydroxyhexan-2-one
  • L-Sorbinose
  • L-Sorbose
  • L-xylo-2-Hexulose
  • NSC 97195
  • Sorbin
  • Sorbinose
  • Sorbose
  • UNII-NV2001607Y

Systematic Names

  • L-Sorbose
  • Sorbose, L- (VAN) (8CI)

Superlist Name

  • Sorbose, L-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 87-79-6

FDA UNII

  • NV2001607Y

Other Registry Numbers

  • 10597-69-0
  • 97806-30-9

System Generated Number

  • 0000087796

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H12O6/c7-1-3(9)5(11)6(12)4(10)2-8/h3,5-9,11-12H,1-2H2/t3-,5+,6+/m0/s1

InChIKey

BJHIKXHVCXFQLS-OTWZMJIISA-N

Smiles

O[C@@H]([C@@H](C(CO)=O)O)[C@H](CO)O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD intravenous > 10gm/kg (10000mg/kg)   United States Patent Document. Vol. #4390523,
mouse LD oral > 27500mg/kg (27500mg/kg)   United States Patent Document. Vol. #4390523,
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 13600mg/kg (13600mg/kg)   United States Patent Document. Vol. #4390523,
rat LD intravenous > 5500mg/kg (5500mg/kg)   United States Patent Document. Vol. #4390523,
rat LD oral > 11gm/kg (11000mg/kg)   United States Patent Document. Vol. #4390523,
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 12800mg/kg (12800mg/kg)   United States Patent Document. Vol. #4390523,

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 165 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -1.460 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 3.60E+05 mg/L 17 EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 5.63E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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