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Alfa Aesar™ Retinol, 95%, synthetic

$334.64 - $334.64

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 68-26-8
Molecular Formula C20H30O
Molecular Weight (g/mol) 286.459
MDL Number MFCD00001552
InChI Key FPIPGXGPPPQFEQ-OVSJKPMPSA-N
Synonym retinol, vitamin a, all-trans-retinol, vitamin a1, alphalin, axerophthol, vitamin a alcohol, oleovitamin a, chocola a, alphasterol
PubChem CID 445354
ChEBI CHEBI:17336
IUPAC Name (2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethylcyclohexen-1-yl)nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-1-ol
SMILES CC1=C(C(CCC1)(C)C)C=CC(=CC=CC(=CCO)C)C
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AAJ6207903 View Documents Alfa Aesar™
J6207903
1g Each for $334.64
 
Description

Description

Applications
It induces cell differentiation and apoptosis of some cancer cell types and inhibiting carcinogenesis. It plays an essential role in metabolic functioning of the retina, the growth of and differentiation of epithelial tissue, the growth of bone, reproduction, and the immune response. It acts as a ligand for both the retinoic acid receptor (RAR) and the retinoid X receptor (RXR) that act as transcription factors to regulate the growth and differentiation of normal and malignant cells.

Solubility
Practically insoluble in water or glycerol; soluble in absolute alcohol, methanol, chloroform, ether, fats and oils.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Recommended storage temperature: -20°C Air and moisture sensitive. Store under nitrogen. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents.
Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

68-26-8
286.459
FPIPGXGPPPQFEQ-OVSJKPMPSA-N
445354
(2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethylcyclohexen-1-yl)nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-1-ol
C20H30O
MFCD00001552
retinol, vitamin a, all-trans-retinol, vitamin a1, alphalin, axerophthol, vitamin a alcohol, oleovitamin a, chocola a, alphasterol
CHEBI:17336
CC1=C(C(CCC1)(C)C)C=CC(=CC=CC(=CCO)C)C

Specifications

Moisture and Light Sensitive
1g
C20H30O
403040
retinol, vitamin a, all-trans-retinol, vitamin a1, alphalin, axerophthol, vitamin a alcohol, oleovitamin a, chocola a, alphasterol
CC1=C(C(CCC1)(C)C)C=CC(=CC=CC(=CCO)C)C
286.459
CHEBI:17336
Crystalline Solid
Retinol, synthetic
White to Yellow
68-26-8
MFCD00001552
14,10013
FPIPGXGPPPQFEQ-OVSJKPMPSA-N
(2E,4E,6E,8E)-3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethylcyclohexen-1-yl)nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-1-ol
445354
286.46
95%
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P301+P312-P321-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Specific treatment (see label).
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

RTECSNumber : VH6750000

TSCA : TSCA

Recommended Storage : −30° to −10°C