Chitin Hydrolysate is supplied as a highly concentrated solution of N-acetylglucosamine (glcNAc) and glcNAc oligomers in nearly saturated sodium chloride.
Chitin Hydrolysate (SP-0090) can be used as an inhibitor of lectin-conjugate binding or for eluting glycoproteins bound to agarose lectins. This mixture is an inhibitor for the following lectins: DSL, GSL II, LEL, STL, and WGA.
Glycobiology, Affinity Chromatography
Nearly saturated sodium chloride in water
If a precipitate forms during storage do not warm solution.This may cause further precipitation.Centrifuge or filter the hydrolysate to remove precipitated material.