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H3898 Sigma-Aldrich

(±)-3-Hydroxyoctanoic acid

≥97%

Synonym: 3-Hydroxy caprylic acid, DL-β-Hydroxycaprylic acid

  • CAS Number 88930-08-9

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C8H16O3

  • Molecular Weight 160.21

  •  MDL number MFCD00133277

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24895603

  •  NACRES NA.25

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Fatty Acids and conjugates, Fatty Acyls, Hydroxy Fatty Acids, Lipids More...
Quality Level   200
assay   ≥97%
form   powder or solid
functional group   carboxylic acid
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C
SMILES string   CCCCCC(O)CC(O)=O
InChI   1S/C8H16O3/c1-2-3-4-5-7(9)6-8(10)11/h7,9H,2-6H2,1H3,(H,10,11)
InChI key   NDPLAKGOSZHTPH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Packaging

5, 25 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

DL-β-Hydroxycaprylic acid is a mixture of the D and L-3-hydroxyoctanoic acid enantiomers. (R)-3-hydroxyoctanoic acid monomers are used to produce medium-chain-length polyhydroxyalkanoates that are used in medical devices and tissue engineering applications.

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. H3898.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

FAMLS Online Plate Map

FAMLS compounds are conveniently provided at 5µg per well, enough for multiple injections. These are high purity (>95%) compounds supplied in an economical, ready to use format. Compounds are arrange...
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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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