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2-Hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin | CAS No. 128446-35-5 | Buffers, Chelators and Reagents
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Description: Solubilization agent
Alternative Names: HBC, Hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin
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Citations (2)

Biological Activity

The most widely used modified cyclodextrin, the lipophilic cavity formed by 7 glucose units. Drug solubility in water is greatly enhanced by complexing with HBC.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water
Store at RT

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
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Background References

  1. The effects of cyclodextrins on the disposition of intravenously injected drugs in the rat.
    Pharm.Res., 1991;8:380
  2. Hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin: preparation and characterisation; effects on solubility of drugs.
    Pitha et al.
    Int.J.Pharmacol., 1986;29:73

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Citations for 2-Hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin

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