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Alfa Aesar™ 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride, 99%

$41.47 - $289.55

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride
CAS 5451-09-2
Molecular Formula C5H9NO3·HCl
Formula Weight 167.59g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00012869
Beilstein 3690651
Merck Index 14,446
Synonym 5-Amino-4-ketovaleric acid hydrochloride
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AAA1694204

 
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A16942-04
2g Each for $289.55

AAA16942MC

 
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A16942-MC
100mg Each for $41.47

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A16942-ME
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point ≈156°C (dec.)
Quantity 2g
Chemical Name or Material 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride
CAS 5451-09-2
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C5H9NO3·HCl
Formula Weight 167.59g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00012869
Beilstein 3690651
Merck Index 14,446
Synonym 5-Amino-4-ketovaleric acid hydrochloride
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
RTECS Number OI1640000

Applications
5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride finds an important role as a precursor in the synthesis of tetrapyrroles such as chlorophyll and heme. It is widely utilized in photodynamic therapy of diseases namely, Paget’s disease and human papillomavirus (HPV) infection-associated cervical condylomata acuminata.

Solubility
Soluble in dimethyl sulfoxide, methanol and water.

Notes
Store in a cool place.

Safety and Handling

2° to 8°C