N-Acetylmuramic Acid
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CAS#: 10597-89-4

Description: N-Acetylmuramic acid is a component of the glycan strands in bacterial peptidoglycan. It is linked to N-acetylglucosamine by β-1,4 linkages in an alternating pattern, as well as to the peptide side chains via its lactyl side chain, in native peptidoglycan.


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N-Acetylmuramic Acid
CAS# 10597-89-4

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 463047
Name: N-Acetylmuramic Acid
CAS#: 10597-89-4
Chemical Formula: C11H19NO8
Exact Mass: 293.11
Molecular Weight: 293.272
Elemental Analysis: C, 45.05; H, 6.53; N, 4.78; O, 43.64

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Synonym: N-Acetylmuramic Acid; N-Acetyl muramic Acid; MurNAc;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (R)-2-(((2R,3R,4R,5R)-2-acetamido-4,5,6-trihydroxy-1-oxohexan-3-yl)oxy)propanoic acid

InChi Key: SOARVSUSWULNDI-TVVSKHENSA-N

InChi Code: InChI=1S/C11H19NO8/c1-5(11(18)19)20-10(9(17)8(16)4-14)7(3-13)12-6(2)15/h3,5,7-10,14,16-17H,4H2,1-2H3,(H,12,15)(H,18,19)/t5-,7+,8-,9-,10-/m1/s1

SMILES Code: OC[C@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H](C=O)NC(C)=O)O[C@H](C)C(O)=O)O)O

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 293.27 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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