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F8890 Sigma-Aldrich

Folic acid

BioReagent, suitable for plant cell culture, ≥97%

Synonym: PteGlu, Pteroyl-L-glutamic acid, Vitamin M

  • CAS Number 59-30-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C19H19N7O6

  • Molecular Weight 441.40

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 100781

  •  EC Number 200-419-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00079305

  •  eCl@ss 34058014

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24894979

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Properties

product line   BioReagent
assay   ≥97%
application(s)   cell culture | plant: suitable
Featured Industry   Agriculture
SMILES string   NC1=NC(=O)c2nc(CNc3ccc(cc3)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(O)=O)C(O)=O)cnc2N1
InChI   1S/C19H19N7O6/c20-19-25-15-14(17(30)26-19)23-11(8-22-15)7-21-10-3-1-9(2-4-10)16(29)24-12(18(31)32)5-6-13(27)28/h1-4,8,12,21H,5-7H2,(H,24,29)(H,27,28)(H,31,32)(H3,20,22,25,26,30)/t12-/m0/s1
InChI key   OVBPIULPVIDEAO-LBPRGKRZSA-N

Description

General description

Folic acid is a vitamin that is reduced to dihydrofolate in vivo. Dihydrofolate is further reduced tetrahydrofolate, a methyl group shuttle required for the de novo synthesis of purines, thymidylic acid, and certain amino acids.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
LP5425000
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
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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