Lysine butyrate

Orders received during 11/25~11/29 will be shipped in 11/30/2020 due to Thanksgiving holiday.

    WARNING: This product is for research use only, not for human or veterinary use.

MedKoo CAT#: 530769

CAS#: 80407-71-2

Description: Lysine butyrate protects against lethal effect of encelphalomyocariditis virus in mice.

Price and Availability

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Pricing updated 2020-11-29. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Lysine butyrate is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 530769
Name: Lysine butyrate
CAS#: 80407-71-2
Chemical Formula: C10H22N2O4
Exact Mass: 234.158
Molecular Weight: 234.296
Elemental Analysis: C, 51.26; H, 9.46; N, 11.96; O, 27.31

Synonym: Lysine butyrate

IUPAC/Chemical Name: L-Lysine, monobutanoate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C6H14N2O2.C4H8O2/c7-4-2-1-3-5(8)6(9)10;1-2-3-4(5)6/h5H,1-4,7-8H2,(H,9,10);2-3H2,1H3,(H,5,6)/t5-;/m0./s1


Technical Data

Solid powder

>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).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>3 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).

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1: Chany C, Cerutti I. [Protective action of arginine (or lysine) butyrate against the lethal effect of encelphalomyocarditis virus on mice]. C R Seances Acad Sci III. 1981 Jul 6;293(1):49-51. French. PubMed PMID: 6272953.