4-tert-Butylbenzoic acid


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162-165 °C (lit.)

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General description

4-tert-Butylbenzoic acid was determined in water samples by means of liquid chromatography-electrospray ionisation mass spectrometry (LC-ESI-MS).


4-tert-Butylbenzoic acid was used as a potent yeast sirtuin (Sir2p) inhibitor.


500 g in poly bottle
2 kg in poly drum


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Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves


UN 2811 6.1 / PGIII

WGK Germany


Flash Point(F)

316.4 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

158 °C - closed cup

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Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry letters, 24(1), 349-352 (2013-11-26)
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Inhibition of hepatic gluconeogenesis and lipogenesis by benzoic acid, p-tert.-butylbenzoic acid, and a structurally related hypolipidemic agent SC-33459.
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