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56-12-2 - 4-Aminobutyric acid, 97% - gamma-Aminobutyric acid - GABA - A11016 - Alfa Aesar

A11016 4-Aminobutyric acid, 97%

CAS Number
56-12-2
Synonyms
gamma-Aminobutyric acid
GABA

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 41.00
500g 149.00
2500g 608.00
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4-Aminobutyric acid, 97%

MDL
MFCD00008226
EINECS
200-258-6

Chemical Properties

Formula
C4H9NO2
Formula Weight
103.12
Melting point
ca 195° dec.
Solubility
Soluble in water.

Applications

In the production of polymers, food additives, and pharmaceuticals. Acrylic acid and methacrylic acids are well known precursors of polymers.

Notes

Store away from strong oxidizing agents. Keep container tightly closed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.

Literature References

A. W. Bown,; B. J. Shelp.The Metabolism and Functions of [gamma]-Aminobutyric Acid. Plant Physiol. 1997, 115 (1),1-5

Sadaji Yokoyama,; Jun-ichi Hiramatsu1,; Kiyoshi Hayakawa,; Michael D McLeana.Production of γ-aminobutyric acid from alcohol distillery lees by Lactobacillus brevis IFO-12005. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 2002, 93(1),95-97.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Precautionary Statements: P260u-P201-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P304+P340-P310a-P405-P501a

Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,430
Beilstein
906818
Harmonized Tariff Code
2922.49
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
ES6300000

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