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501-52-0 - 3-Phenylpropionic acid, 99% - Hydrocinnamic acid - A14908 - Alfa Aesar

A14908 3-Phenylpropionic acid, 99%

CAS Number
501-52-0
Synonyms
Hydrocinnamic acid

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 35.23
500g 126.40
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3-Phenylpropionic acid, 99%

MDL
MFCD00002771
EINECS
207-924-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H5(CH2)2CO2H
Formula Weight
150.18
Melting point
47-50°
Boiling Point
280°
Flash Point
>110°(230°F)
Density
1.071
Solubility
Soluble in water

Applications

Hydrocinnamic acid is inhibitor of carboxypeptidase. Hydrocinnamic acid was used in the synthesis of three medium-chain acyl-Coenzyme A?s i.e. 3-phenylpropionyl-CoA from mixed anhydrides of fatty acids.

Notes

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

Literature References

P. Moesta.; H. Grisebach. l-2-Aminooxy-3-phenylpropionic acid inhibits phytoalexin accumulation in soybean with concomitant loss of resistance against Phytophthora megasperma f. sp. glycinea . Physiological Plant Pathology. 1982, 21, (1), 65-70.

Olivier Ploux.; Manuel Caruso.; Gerard Chassaing.; Andree Marquet. A new modified amino acid. 2-Amino-3-mercapto-3-phenylpropionic acid (3-mercaptophenylalanine). Synthesis of derivatives, separation of stereoisomers, and assignment of absolute configuration. J. Org. Chem. 1988,, 53, (14), 3154-3158.

For the abnormal reaction with thionyl chloride leading to a benzo[b]thiophene derivative, see trans-Cinnamic acid, A13538.

Free radical oxidative cyclization with ɑß-unsaturated nitriles, ketones and esters gives tetrahydronaphthalene derivatives: Tetrahedron Lett., 36, 4307 (1995). For reaction scheme, see Acryl­onitrile, A13058.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P312-P321-P405-P403+P233-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. 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. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Specific treatment (see label). Store locked up. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,4784
Beilstein
907515
Harmonized Tariff Code
2916.39
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
DA8600000

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