(2-Hydroxypropyl)-gamma-cyclodextrin Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

(2-Hydroxypropyl)-gamma-cyclodextrin Properties


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(2-Hydroxypropyl)-gamma-cyclodextrin useful for solubilization of macromolecule, such as cholesterol, used in cell culture applications. Similar to beta cyclodextrin, but able to solubilize larger molecules.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White solid
Boiling Point 216-217 °C
CAS Number 99241-25-5
Density 1.202 g/ml3
Melting Point 250 °C
Molar Mass 1761.76 g/mol
Molecular Formula C72H128O48
Refractive n20/D 1.4620(lit.)
Solubility 450 mg/ml