Glucose monophosphate

  • Cori ester
  • a-D-Glucose 1-phosphate
  • Glucose 1-(dihydrogen phosphate)
  • a-D-Glucopyranose, 1-(dihydrogen phosphate)
Formula
C6H13O9P
Structure
Description
Solid.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
59-56-3
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
200-435-8
Merck
12,4470
Beilstein/Gmelin
87853
Beilstein Reference
4-17-00-03711
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C6H13O9P
Formula mass
304.12
Solubility in water
Very soluble
pKa/pKb
1.73 (pKa)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool, dry place.
Handling
Wash thoroughly after handling. Use with adequate ventilation. Minimize dust generation and accumulation. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Keep container tightly closed. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Protection
Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to minimize contact with skin.
Respirators
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up or absorb material, then place into a suitable clean, dry, closed container for disposal. Avoid generating dusty conditions.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
No information available.
Decomposition
No data available.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Extinguishing media: Use extinguishing media most appropriate for the surrounding fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
No information found. The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   Inhalation
No information available. The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
Dust may cause mechanical irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Get medical aid.
   Inhalation
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear.
   Skin
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists.
   Eyes
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.

Transport.