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2,5-Dihydroxybenzoic acid

matrix substance for MALDI-MS, >99.0% (HPLC)

Synonym(s):
Gentisic acid, 2,5-DHBA, DHB, Hydroquinonecarboxylic acid
Linear Formula:
(HO)2C6H3CO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
154.12
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
2209119
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21
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Quality Level

grade

matrix substance for MALDI-MS

assay

>99.0% (HPLC)

analyte functional class(es)

polymers

analyte chemical class(es)

glycans, lipids, organic molecules, peptides, proteins

application(s)

MALDI-MS: suitable

mp

200-207 °C
204-208 °C (lit.)

cation traces

Ba: ≤5 mg/kg
Ca: ≤5 mg/kg
Cd: ≤5 mg/kg
Co: ≤5 mg/kg
Cr: ≤5 mg/kg
Cu: ≤5 mg/kg
K: ≤5 mg/kg
Mg: ≤5 mg/kg
Mn: ≤5 mg/kg
Na: ≤5 mg/kg
Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
Zn: ≤5 mg/kg

ε (extinction coefficient)

>2000 at 337 nm

SMILES string

OC(=O)c1cc(O)ccc1O

InChI

1S/C7H6O4/c8-4-1-2-6(9)5(3-4)7(10)11/h1-3,8-9H,(H,10,11)

InChI key

WXTMDXOMEHJXQO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

2,5-Dihydroxybenzoic acid is an ionic liquid matrix used for the analysis of biomolecules using matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization combined with mass spectrometry.
Most commonly used matrix for carbohydrates. For MALDI-MS of free neutral glycans. Produces [M+Na]+ ion; may show a weaker [M+K]+ ion. Other species may be generated by the addition of the appropriate inorganic salt.

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry with additives to 2,5-di-hydroxy-benzoic acid.
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