Ibotenic Acid

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MedKoo CAT#: 561191

CAS#: 2552-55-8

Description: Ibotenic Acid is a potent excitatory amino acid agonist. Ibotenic Acid causes motor depression, ataxia, and changes in mood. Ibotenic Acid is also a neurotoxin.

Chemical Structure

Ibotenic Acid
CAS# 2552-55-8

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 561191
Name: Ibotenic Acid
CAS#: 2552-55-8
Chemical Formula: C5H6N2O4
Exact Mass: 158.0328
Molecular Weight: 158.11
Elemental Analysis: C, 37.98; H, 3.83; N, 17.72; O, 40.47

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Synonym: Ibotenic Acid; Ibotenate

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2-Amino-2-(3-oxo-1,2-oxazol-5-yl)acetic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C5H6N2O4/c6-4(5(9)10)2-1-3(8)7-11-2/h1,4H,6H2,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)


Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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