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MedKoo CAT#: 597105

CAS#: 97315-76-9

Description: 3-Fluoroglutamate is an isomerase.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 97315-76-9

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 597105
Name: 3-Fluoroglutamate
CAS#: 97315-76-9
Chemical Formula: C5H8FNO4
Exact Mass: 165.0437
Molecular Weight: 165.12
Elemental Analysis: C, 36.37; H, 4.88; F, 11.51; N, 8.48; O, 38.76

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Synonym: 3-Fluoroglutamate; 3-Fluoroglutamic acid;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (2R,3S)-2-amino-3-fluoropentanedioic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C5H8FNO4/c6-2(1-3(8)9)4(7)5(10)11/h2,4H,1,7H2,(H,8,9)(H,10,11)/t2-,4-/m0/s1

SMILES Code: O=C(O)[C@@H](N)[C@@H](F)CC(O)=O

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 165.12 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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