Not of ECHA as on 3-2022
Fermentek product code:
Purity by HPLC:
≥98% ; detection: UV 233nm; refer to CoA for more data
Purity By TLC:
Single spot on TLC plates, by multiple methods.
Clear yellow solution at 10mg/ml of DMSO or Methanol (Slight heating may be needed)
Names and identifiers:
- Monascusone B
A pigment isolated from Monascus pilosus fermented rice; has antineoplastic activity.
Monascin also has been reported to be effective in regulating blood sugar levels, in reducing hyperglycemia, and in reducing the inflammation of the liver and the kidney.
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Solubility ( literature ):
Clear yellow solution at 10mg/ml of Methanol (Slight heating)
Store in a freezer upon arrival, at -10°C to -25°C
Protect from light !
Use the original container to store the product.
Keep the lid tightly closed.
Other vendors may recommend higher temperatures for storage.
For Research use only
Not for Human or Drug use
Not extracted from humans or animals
Refer to MSDS for further safety and handling instructions
Supply related information
Supply related comments:
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Transport safety: Not Dangerous Goods; Not Regulated