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(R)-(-)-Mandelic acid, is used as a antiseptic ingredient particularly against urinary tract infections.Mandelic acid and its derivatives are used to apply the dual activities as an antibacterial agent and as an antiaging agent. It is used as an intermediate for the synthesis of target molecules for other applications.
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Eiji Takahashi .; Katsuhiko Nakamichi .; Masakatsu Furui. R-(-)-mandelic acid production from racemic mandelic acids using Pseudomonas polycolor IFO 3918 and Micrococcus freudenreichii FERM-P 13221. Journal of Fermentation and Bioengineering . 1995, 80, (3), 247-250.
Hazard Statements: H318
Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statements: P280-P305+P351+P338-P310
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.