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H1252 Sigma

Homovanillic acid

Fluorimetric reagent

Synonym: 4-Hydroxy-3-methoxyphenylacetic acid, HVA

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InChI Key   QRMZSPFSDQBLIX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
mp   142-145 °C(lit.)

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Metabolite of dihydroxyphenylacetic acid (DOPAC) by catechol O-methyltransferase; reagent for the fluorimetric determination of glucose oxidase and other oxidative enzymes.

Packaging

1 g in poly bottle

100, 250 mg in poly bottle

Application

Homovanillic acid has been used as a standard in HPLC analysis.

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. H1252.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

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All labs need water
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Articles

HPLC Analysis of Organic Acids on Discovery® C18

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Organic Acids on Discovery® C18
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

HPLC Analysis of Organic Acids on Discovery® C18

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Organic Acids on Discovery® C18
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

MSMLS Online Plate Map

Metabolite descriptors included with the software download upon purchase of the product include: Name, Parent CID, molecular formula, molecular weight, CAS, ChEBI, HMDB ID, PubChem Compound and Subst...
Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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