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Alfa Aesar™ Cholic acid, 98+%

$131.95 - $446.78

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Cholic acid
CAS 81-25-4
Molecular Formula C24H40O5
Formula Weight 408.58g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003672
Beilstein 2822009
Merck Index 14,2203
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Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1125722

 
alfa aesar™
A11257-22
100g Each for $131.95

AAA1125736

 
alfa aesar™
A11257-36
500g Each for $446.78
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 199° to 202°C
Quantity 100g
Optical Rotation +35 ± 2° (c=0.6 in ethanol)
Chemical Name or Material Cholic acid
CAS 81-25-4
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C24H40O5
Formula Weight 408.58g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003672
Beilstein 2822009
Merck Index 14,2203
RTECS Number FZ9350000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Cholic acid is used as a preservative for food. It is widely used as an intermediate in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals. It finds use in biological research. It helps in detergents to soften biological fats. It helps in preventing and melting gallstones.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohols, acetone, dimethylsulfoxide, methanol. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Stable. Incompatible with other materials such as strong oxidizing agents.