2-Hydroxysebacic acid

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MedKoo CAT#: 581781

CAS#: 103963-71-9

Description: 2-Hydroxydecanedioic Acid is an oxidation product of sebaic acid (S211410), a urinary metabolite that has been identified as an anti-fatigue biomarker.

Chemical Structure

2-Hydroxysebacic acid
CAS# 103963-71-9

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 581781
Name: 2-Hydroxysebacic acid
CAS#: 103963-71-9
Chemical Formula: C10H18O5
Exact Mass: 218.1154
Molecular Weight: 218.249
Elemental Analysis: C, 55.03; H, 8.31; O, 36.65

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10.0mg USD 330.0 2 Weeks
50.0mg USD 1000.0 2 Weeks
100.0mg USD 1730.0 2 Weeks
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Synonym: 2-Hydroxysebacic acid; Decandioic acid; 2-hydroxy-; CID128458; LMFA01170076.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (R)-2-hydroxydecanedioic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C10H18O5/c11-8(10(14)15)6-4-2-1-3-5-7-9(12)13/h8,11H,1-7H2,(H,12,13)(H,14,15)/t8-/m1/s1


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: >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).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 218.249 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
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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