|Appearance||:||White to Off-White Powder|
|Solubility (Color)||Colorless to Faint Yellow|
|Solubility (Turbidity)||Clear to Very Slightly Hazy 50 mg/ml, H2O|
|Specific Rotation||39.5 – 43.7 °C = 1 to 2 in H2O at 20 to 25 deg C|
|HPLC w/ pulsed Amperometric||> 99 %|
APPLICATION :N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine (D-GlcNAc) is a derivitized glucose monomer found in polymers of bacterial cell walls, chitin, hyaluronic acids and various glycans. D-GlcNAc is used to identify, differentiate and characterize N-acetyl-β-D-hexoaminidase(s).