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5451-09-2 - 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride, 99% - 5-Amino-4-ketovaleric acid hydrochloride - A16942 - Alfa Aesar

A16942 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride, 99%

CAS Number
5451-09-2
Synonyms
5-Amino-4-ketovaleric acid hydrochloride

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
500mg 67.14
2g 190.80
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5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride, 99%

MDL
MFCD00012869
EINECS
226-679-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C5H9NO3•HCl
Formula Weight
167.59
Melting point
ca 156° dec.
Sensitivity
Hygroscopic
Solubility
Soluble in dimethyl sulfoxide, methanol and water.

Applications

5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride finds an important role as a precursor in the synthesis of tetrapyrroles such as chlorophyll and heme. It is widely utilized in photodynamic therapy of diseases namely, Paget’s disease and human papillomavirus (HPV) infection-associated cervical condylomata acuminata.

Notes

Store in a cool place.

Literature References

Yang, X.; Li, W.; Palasuberniam, P.; Myers, K. A.; Wang, C.; Chen, B. Effects of Silencing Heme Biosynthesis Enzymes on 5-Aminolevulinic Acid-mediated Protoporphyrin IX Fluorescence and Photodynamic Therapy. Photochem. Photobiol. 2015, 91 (4), 923-930.

Nunkaew, T.; Kantachote, D.; Nitoda, T.; Kanzaki, H. Selection of salt tolerant purple nonsulfur bacteria producing 5-aminolevulinic acid (ALA) and reducing methane emissions from microbial rice straw degradation. Appl. Soil Ecol. 2015, 86, 113-120.

Other References

Merck
14,446
Beilstein
3690651
Harmonized Tariff Code
2922.49
TSCA
No
RTECS
OI1640000

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