L-Proline, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A1019936

Quantity 500g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 147-85-3
    Molecular Formula C5H9NO2
    Formula Weight 115.13g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00064318
    Beilstein 80810
    Merck Index 14,7780
    Synonym H-Pro-OH; (S)-Pyrrolidine-2-carboxylic acid
    Chemical Name or Material L-Proline

    Specifications

    Melting Point ≈225°C (dec.)
    Quantity 500g
    Optical Rotation −84° (c=1 in water)
    CAS 147-85-3
    Molecular Formula C5H9NO2
    Formula Weight 115.13g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00064318
    Beilstein 80810
    Merck Index 14,7780
    Synonym H-Pro-OH; (S)-Pyrrolidine-2-carboxylic acid
    RTECS Number TW3584000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material L-Proline
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    L-Proline is used as asymmetric catalysts in organic synthesis and asymmetric aldol cyclization. It is involved in the Michael addition of dimethyl malonate to alfa-beta-unsaturated aldehydes. It is a precursor of hydroxyproline in collagen. It is an active component of collagen and involved in the proper functioning of joints and tendons. It finds uses in pharmaceutical, biotechnological applications due to its osmoprotectant property. Further, it is used with ninhydrin in the chromatography.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water and ethanol. Insoluble in ether, butanol and isopropanol.

    Notes
    Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

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