3-Fluorophenylacetic acid has been used as building block to synthesize the pentaamine and bis-heterocyclic libraries. It is also used as a medicine intermediates.
Adel Nefzi; Jon Appel; Sergey Arutyunyan; Richard A Houghten; Adel Nefzi; Jon Appel; Sergey Arutyunyan; Richard A. Houghten. Parallel synthesis of chiral pentaamines and pyrrolidine containing bis-heterocyclic libraries. Multiple scaffolds with multiple building blocks: A double diversity for the identification of new antitubercular compounds. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 2009, 19 (17), 5169-5175.
Marisa Cabeza; Eugene Bratoeff; Georgina Gómez; Ivonne Heuze; Arely Rojas; Martha Ochoa; Miguel Angel Palomino; Cristina Revilla. Synthesis and biological effect of halogen substituted phenyl acetic acid derivatives of progesterone as potent progesterone receptor antagonists. The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2008, 111 (3-5), 232-239.
Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Precautionary Statements: P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.