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V3501 Sigma-Aldrich

Vitamin K1

viscous liquid

Synonym: 2-Methyl-3-phytyl-1,4-naphthoquinone, 3-Phytylmenadione, Phylloquinone, Vitamin K1(20)

  • CAS Number 84-80-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C31H46O2

  • Molecular Weight 450.70

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 2568816

  •  EC Number 201-564-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00214063

  •  eCl@ss 34058015

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24900741

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Properties

Related Categories Berberis sp., Biochemicals and Reagents, Cell Biology, Cofactor, Hordeum vulgare (Barley),
Quality Level   100
biological source   synthetic (organic
inorganic)
form   viscous liquid
color   yellow to orange
refractive index   n20/D 1.527 (lit.)
mp   −20 °C (lit.)
density   0.984 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
storage temp.   2-8°C
SMILES string   O=C(C1=CC=CC=C21)C(C)=C(C/C=C(CCC[C@@H](CCC[C@H](C)CCCC(C)C)C)\C)C2=O
InChI   1S/C31H46O2/c1-22(2)12-9-13-23(3)14-10-15-24(4)16-11-17-25(5)20-21-27-26(6)30(32)28-18-7-8-19-29(28)31(27)33/h7-8,18-20,22-24H,9-17,21H2,1-6H3/b25-20+/t23-,24-/m1/s1
InChI key   MBWXNTAXLNYFJB-NKFFZRIASA-N

Description

General description

Vitamin K1/Phylloquinone is a prenylated naphthoquinone. It is produced by plants, green algae and some species of cyanobacteria.

Application

Vitamin K1 has been used in the preparation of culture media.

Packaging

1, 5, 10 g in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Vitamin K1 (Phylloquinone) is a lipid soluble polycyclic aromatic ketone used as a cofactor in the formation of coagulation factors II (prothrombin), VII, IX and X; anticoagulant factors protein C and S and as a cell signaling factor. Vitamin K1 is essential for blood coagulation, bone and vascular metabolism. Phylloquinone from green leafy vegetables and vegetable oil is the most important dietary source of vitamin K for humans.

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. V3501.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 2
RTECS 
QJ5800000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

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