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816-66-0 - 4-Methyl-2-oxovaleric acid, 98% - 4-Methyl-2-oxopentanoic acid - alpha-Ketoisocaproic acid - H60076 - Alfa Aesar

H60076 4-Methyl-2-oxovaleric acid, 98%

CAS Number
816-66-0
Synonyms
4-Methyl-2-oxopentanoic acid
alpha-Ketoisocaproic acid

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
1g 41.30
5g 167.00
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4-Methyl-2-oxovaleric acid, 98%

MDL
MFCD00066204
EINECS
212-435-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H10O3
Formula Weight
130.14
Melting point
8-10°
Boiling Point
82-83°
Density
1.055
Refractive Index
1.431
Solubility
Soluble in water.

Applications

Ii is an intermediate in the metabolism of leucine and also used as flavoring agents.

Notes

Refrigerate in tightly sealed containers. Keep away from oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Nobuhiro Sato.; Tomoyuki Matsuura. Studies on pyrazines. Part 32. Synthesis of trisubstituted and tetrasubstituted pyrazines as ant pheromones. J. Chem. Soc. 1996, 1 (19),2345-2350.

Renat Kadyrov.; Thomas H. Riermeier.; Uwe Dingerdissen.; Vitali Tararov.; Armin Börner. The First Highly Enantioselective Homogeneously Catalyzed Asymmetric Reductive Amination:? Synthesis of α-N-Benzylamino Acids.J. Org. Chem. 2003, 68 (10), 4067-4070.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H314-H318

Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.

Precautionary Statements: P260u-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a

Do not breathe dusts or mists. 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. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Beilstein
1701823
Hazard Class
8
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2918.30
TSCA
Yes

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