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07260 Sigma-Aldrich

6-Aminohexanoic acid

≥98.5% (NT)

Synonym: ε-Aminocaproic acid, 6-Aminocaproic acid, 6-Aminohexanoic acid, EACA

  • CAS Number 60-32-2

  • Linear Formula H2N(CH2)5CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 131.17

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 906872

  •  EC Number 200-469-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00008238

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Properties

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assay   ≥98.5% (NT)
mp   207-209 °C (dec.)(lit.)
Gene Information   human ... PLG(5340)

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Improves solubilization of membrane proteins in electrophoresis

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Biochem/physiol Actions

Lysine analog. Promotes rapid dissociation of plasmin, thereby inhibiting the activation of plasminogen and subsequent fibrinolysis. Reported to inhibit plasminogen binding to activated platelets. An early report indicated that it inhibits the activation of the first component of the complement system. Binds and inactivates Carboxypeptidase B.

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WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
MO6300000
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