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Chondroitin Sulphate Marine CPC 90%

Manufacturer: Ruikangda
Definition:: Chondroitin sulfate is a sulfated glycosaminoglycan (GAG) composed of a chain of alternating sugars (N-acetylgalactosamine and glucuronic acid). It is usually found attached to proteins as part of a proteoglycan. A chondroitin chain can have over 100 individual sugars, each of which can be sulfated in variable positions and quantities. Chondroitin sulfate is an important structural component of cartilage, and provides much of its resistance to compression.

Application: Chondroitin is used in dietary supplements as an alternative medicine to treat osteoarthritis. It is also approved and regulated as a symptomatic slow-acting drug for this disease (SYSADOA) in Europe and some other countries. It is commonly sold together with glucosamine.

Form: The product is in white or almost white, hygroscopic powder, freely soluble in water, practically insoluble in acetone and in ethanol (96%

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Quality Standard EP
CAS 9007-28-8
Chemical Formula C13H21NO16S
Molecular Weight 479.368
Package Type 25.0kg/Drum