Alfa Aesar™ Homovanillic acid, 98+%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A12441-06

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 306-08-1
    Molecular Formula C9H10O4
    Formula Weight 182.18g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004350
    Beilstein 2213447
    Merck Index 14,4740
    Synonym 4-Hydroxy-3-methoxyphenylacetic acid
    Chemical Name or Material Homovanillic acid

    Specifications

    Melting Point 140° to 145°C
    Quantity 5g
    CAS 306-08-1
    Molecular Formula C9H10O4
    Formula Weight 182.18g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004350
    Beilstein 2213447
    Merck Index 14,4740
    Synonym 4-Hydroxy-3-methoxyphenylacetic acid
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    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.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Homovanillic acid
    Assay ≥98%

    Description

    Applications
    Fluorimetric reagent and major catecholamine metaboliteHomovanillic acid is used as a reagent in the determination of oxidative enzymes. It is associated with dopamine levels in the brain. Its presence supports a diagnosis of neuroblastoma and malignant pheochromocytoma.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water,dimethyl sulfoxide, ethanol, methanol and ethyl acetate.

    Notes
    Light sensitive. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    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.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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