Product Name: D-Ribose
Molecular Formula: C5H10O5
Molecular Weight: 150.13
White crystal or crystalline powder, dissoluble in water and very slightly dissoluble in ethanol.
Specification of D-Ribose
Specific Rotation [α] -20.5º~-19.0º
Residue on Ignition NMT0.5%
Heavy Metal (pb) NMT10ppm
Usage: D-ribose has been widely used as a pharmaceutical intermediate in the manufacturing of riboflavin (VB2), ribofuranosyl, pyran ribose and anti-virus as well as anti-tumor nucleoside drugs.
In health care, D-ribose has been used to treat myocardial ischemia, exercise-induced muscle pain and diabetes; in the food industry, D-ribose has been widely used as a natural food sweetener in Japan and other developed countries.
In addition, as a cosmetic ingredient, D-ribose can be used in cosmetics to promote the skin cell metabolism. This can alleviate and prevent fine lines and wrinkles, boost skin elasticity, and refresh tired-looking skin
Package and Storage
Inside packing – edible polyethylene plastic film. Outside packing- fiber drum. It should be stored in a cool, dry place. The bags should be resealed immediately after use. D-Ribose has a shelf life of two years, when stored properly in its original unopened container.