Isomaltooligosaccharide (IMO)

Isomaltooligosaccharide (IMO)
Image of Isomaltooligosaccharide (IMO) | C12H22O11 | Supreme Pharmavet
Chemical FormulaC12H22O11
Molecular weight342.29 g/mol
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Traditional NameIsomaltooligosaccharide (IMO)
CAS Registry Number499-40-1

 

Isomaltooligosaccharide (IMO) is a mixture of short-chain carbohydrates which has a digestion-resistant property. IMO is found naturally in some foods, as well as being manufactured commercially. The raw material used for manufacturing IMO is starch, which is enzymatically converted into a mixture of isomaltooligosaccharides.

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