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Alfa Aesar™ Sarcosine, 98%

$48.95 - $631.11

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sarcosine
CAS 107-97-1
Molecular Formula CH3NHCH2CO2H
Formula Weight 89.09
MDL Number MFCD00004279
Beilstein 1699442
Merck Index 14,8373
Synonym Methylaminoacetic acid; N-Methylglycine
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AAA145940E

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A145940E
2500g Each for $631.11

AAA1459422

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1459422
100g Each for $48.95

AAA1459436

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alfa aesar™
A1459436
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 89.09
Chemical Name or Material Sarcosine
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula CH3NHCH2CO2H
MDL Number MFCD00004279
CAS 107-97-1
Beilstein 1699442
Merck Index 14,8373
Synonym Methylaminoacetic acid; N-Methylglycine
pH 6.1
Melting Point ≈208°C (dec.)
Quantity 2500g
Odor Odorless
RTECS Number VQ2897000

Applications
A type 1 glycine transporter inhibitorSarcosine is used in the production of biodegradable surfactants and toothpastes. It is used as an intermediate in the synthesis of antienzyme agents. It is found to be a marker for prostate cancer bioagression. It acts as a biochemical reagent, dye stabilizer, daily chemical, amino acid surfactants, health drugs fatigue recovery agent and so on. It is involved in the preparation of N-methyl-glycine ethyl ester by reacting with ethanol.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol. Slightly soluble in ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.