16-Aminohexadecanoic acid

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MedKoo CAT#: 122110

CAS#: 17437-22-8

Description: 16-Aminohexadecanoic acid is an alkane chain with terminal carboxlic acid and amine groups. The compound can be used as a PROTAC linker in the synthesis of PROTACs. The amino group (NH2) is reactive with carboxylic acids, activated NHS esters, carbonyls (ketone, aldehyde) etc. The terminal carboxylic acid can react with primary amine groups of activated NHS ester to form a stable amide bond.

Chemical Structure

16-Aminohexadecanoic acid
CAS# 17437-22-8

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 122110
Name: 16-Aminohexadecanoic acid
CAS#: 17437-22-8
Chemical Formula: C16H33NO2
Exact Mass: 271.2511
Molecular Weight: 271.45
Elemental Analysis: C, 70.80; H, 12.25; N, 5.16; O, 11.79

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100.0mg USD 600.0 2 Weeks
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Synonym: 16-Aminohexadecanoic acid

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 16-aminohexadecanoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C16H33NO2/c17-15-13-11-9-7-5-3-1-2-4-6-8-10-12-14-16(18)19/h1-15,17H2,(H,18,19)


Appearance: To be determined

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: To be determined

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: To be determined

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

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 271.45 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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