Product nameAcesulfame potassium, synthetic sweetener
- 6-Methyl-1,2,3-oxathiazin-4(3H)-one 2,2-Dioxide Potassium Salt
- 6-Methyl-3,4-dihydro-1,2,3-oxathiazin-4-one 2,2-Dioxide Potassium Salt
Heat-stable synthetic sweetener. Allelic variation of the Tas1r3 gene affects behavioral taste responses to this molecule, suggesting that it is a T1R3 receptor ligand.
Chemical name6-Methyl-1,2,3-oxathiazin-4(3H)-one 2,2-dioxide potassium salt
Storage instructionsStore at +4°C. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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This product has been referenced in:
- Armenta S et al. FTIR determination of Aspartame and Acesulfame-K in tabletop sweeteners. J Agric Food Chem 52:7798-803 (2004). Read more (PubMed: 15612758) »