Lichenan (Icelandic Moss)

High purity Lichenan (Icelandic Moss) for use in research, biochemical enzyme assays and in vitro diagnostic analysis.

Purity ~ 80%. 1,3:1,4-β-D-Glucan. Glucose 1.5%. Contaminant is not starch or phytoglycogen, it appears to be isolichenan.

Product Code
4 grams

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