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B103500 Sigma-Aldrich

Butyric acid

≥99%

  • CAS Number 107-92-6

  • Linear Formula CH3CH2CH2COOH

  • Molecular Weight 88.11

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 906770

  •  EC Number 203-532-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00002814

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24891550

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Building Blocks, C1 to C5, Carbonyl Compounds, Carboxylic Acids,
vapor density   3.04 (vs air)
vapor pressure   0.43 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   FERIUCNNQQJTOY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99%
autoignition temp.   824 °F
expl. lim.   10 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.398 (lit.)
bp   162 °C (lit.)
mp   −6-−3 °C (lit.)
density   0.964 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Gene Information   human ... HDAC1(3065)

Description

Application

Butyric acid may be used as a starting material in the preparation of 4-heptanone.

Packaging

5, 100, 500 mL in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2820 8 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
ES5425000
Flash Point(F) 
161.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
72 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

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GC Analysis of Fermentation Compounds on a Packed Column (6.6% Carbowax® 20M on 80/120 °Carbopack™ B AW)

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GC Analysis of Free Fatty Acids in Parmesan Cheese using Nukol™ after SPME using 65 μm Carbowax/DVB Fiber

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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

Probiotics and Human Health

At the beginning of the 20th century, probiotics were thought to have a beneficial effect to the host by improving the intestinal microbial balance. Through his studies and observations, the Russian ...
Chloe McClanahan
BioFiles Edition 6.2
Keywords: AGE, Absorption, Adhesion, Amplification, Anaerobic, Antimicrobials, Cancer, Carcinogens, Cell proliferation, Chromatography, Coagulation, Detoxification, Diagnostic, Diseases, Enzyme activity, Fermentation, Gas chromatography, Gastrointestinal, High performance liquid chromatography, Inflammation, Magnetic resonance spectroscopy, Metabolism, Metabolites, Molecular biology, Nucleic acid hybridization, PAGE, Pharmaceutical, Phosphorylations, Polymerase chain reaction, Prebiotics, Probiotics, Reductions, Respiratory, Sequencing, Thin layer chromatography, Titrations

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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