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8.24476 Sigma-Aldrich

(-)-Shikimic acid

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Synonym: (-)-Shikimic acid, (3R,4S,5R)-3,4,5-Trihydroxy-1-cyclohexenecarboxylic acid

  • CAS Number 138-59-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C7H10O5

  • Molecular Weight 174.15

  •  MDL number MFCD00066278

  •  EC Index Number 205-334-2

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Properties

Quality Level   200
assay   ≥97.0% (acidimetric)
mp   190 °C
density   1.52 g/cm3 at 27.2 °C
InChI   1S/C7H10O5/c8-4-1-3(7(11)12)2-5(9)6(4)10/h1,4-6,8-10H,2H2,(H,11,12)
InChI key   JXOHGGNKMLTUBP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
storage conditions   Store below +30°C.

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Analysis Note

Assay (acidimetric): ≥ 97.0 %
Spec. rotation [α²0/D (c=2 in water): -185.0 - -175.0 °
Identity (IR): passes test

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