Alfa Aesar™ 3,4-Dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine, 98+%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A11311-22

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 59-92-7
    Molecular Formula C9H11NO4
    Formula Weight 197.19g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002598
    Beilstein 2215169
    Merck Index 14,5464
    Synonym L-DOPA; 3-Hydroxy-L-tyrosine
    Chemical Name or Material 3,4-Dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine

    Specifications

    Melting Point ≈295°C (dec.)
    Quantity 100g
    Odor Odorless
    CAS 59-92-7
    Molecular Formula C9H11NO4
    Formula Weight 197.19g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002598
    Beilstein 2215169
    Merck Index 14,5464
    Synonym L-DOPA; 3-Hydroxy-L-tyrosine
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H301
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P405-P501a
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    Specific treatment (see label).
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    RTECS Number AY5600000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material 3,4-Dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine
    Assay ≥98%

    Description

    Applications
    3,4-dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine (DOPA) is used as a cell adhesion molecule in serum-free cultures of anchorage-dependent mammalian cells. It is also used as an anticholinergic drug and used in the treatment of Parkinson ft.s disease. It acts as an intermediate in the biosynthesis of other catecholamines (norepinephrine, epinephrine) and melanin. It acts as a precursor of dopamine product of tyrosine hydroxylase.

    Solubility
    Slightly soluble in water, dilute hydrochloric acid and formic acid. Insoluble in ethanol.

    Notes
    Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H301
    Toxic if swallowed.

    GHS P Statement
    P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P405-P501a
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    Specific treatment (see label).
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

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