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H52406

Sigma-Aldrich

3-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid

98%

Synonym(s):
Phloretic acid, 3-(p-Hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid
Linear Formula:
HOC6H4CH2CH2CO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
166.17
Beilstein:
2209841
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

assay

98%

mp

129-131 °C (lit.)

fluorescence

λex 320 nm; λem 404 nm (buffer, pH 8.6)

SMILES string

OC(=O)CCc1ccc(O)cc1

InChI

1S/C9H10O3/c10-8-4-1-7(2-5-8)3-6-9(11)12/h1-2,4-5,10H,3,6H2,(H,11,12)

InChI key

NMHMNPHRMNGLLB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Application

3-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid can be used:
  • To derive hydrogel based on chitosan, gelatin or poly(ethylene glycol).
  • To synthesize novel symmetric and asymmetric bolaamphiphiles.
  • As an acyl donor for the enzymatic synthesis of sugar alcohol esters.

Packaging

25, 50 g in poly bottle
5 g in glass bottle

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Eliana Capecchi et al.
Nanomaterials (Basel, Switzerland), 8(6) (2018-06-20)
Sustainable catalysts for the oxidation of phenol derivatives under environmentally friendly conditions were prepared by the functionalization of lignin nanoparticles with tyrosinase. Lignin, the most abundant polyphenol in nature, is the main byproduct in the pulp and paper manufacturing industry
Enhanced tissue adhesiveness of injectable gelatin hydrogels through dual catalytic activity of horseradish peroxidase.
Hoang T T T, et al.
Biopolymers, 109(1), e23077-e23077 (2018)
Tailorable cell culture platforms from enzymatically cross-linked multifunctional poly (ethylene glycol)-based hydrogels.
Menzies D J, et al.
Biomacromolecules, 14(2), 413-423 (2013)
Biocatalytic acylation of sugar alcohols by 3-(4-hydroxyphenyl) propionic acid.
Croitoru R, et al.
Process Biochemistry (Oxford, United Kingdom), 47(12), 1894-1902 (2012)
Efficient syntheses of bolaform surfactants from L-rhamnose and/or 3-(4-hydroxyphenyl) propionic acid.
Akong F O and Bouquillon S
Green Chemistry, 17(6), 3290-3300 (2015)

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