L-2-Aminosuberic acid

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MedKoo CAT#: 573902

CAS#: 4254-88-0

Description: L-2-Aminosuberic acid is a biochemical.

Chemical Structure

L-2-Aminosuberic acid
CAS# 4254-88-0

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 573902
Name: L-2-Aminosuberic acid
CAS#: 4254-88-0
Chemical Formula: C8H15NO4
Exact Mass: 189.10
Molecular Weight: 189.211
Elemental Analysis: C, 50.78; H, 7.99; N, 7.40; O, 33.82

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Synonym: (S)-2-Aminooctanedioic acid, Aminosuberic acid, L-2-Aminosuberic acid; H-Asu-OH

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (S)-2-Aminooctanedioic acid


InChi Code: 1S/C8H15NO4/c9-6(8(12)13)4-2-1-3-5-7(10)11/h6H,1-5,9H2,(H,10,11)(H,12,13)/t6-/m0/s1


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: >3 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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Product Data:
Biological target: L-2-Aminosuberic acid is a biochemical.
In vitro activity: TBD
In vivo activity: TBD

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 189.21 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
Formulation protocol: TBD
In vitro protocol: TBD
In vivo protocol: TBD

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