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Homovanillic acid Basic information

Product Name:
Homovanillic acid
CAS:
306-08-1
MF:
C9H10O4
MW:
182.17
EINECS:
206-176-7
Mol File:
306-08-1.mol
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Homovanillic acid Chemical Properties

Melting point:
142-145 °C(lit.)
Boiling point:
235.56°C (rough estimate)
Density 
1.1634 (rough estimate)
refractive index 
1.4209 (estimate)
storage temp. 
Store at RT.
pka
4.39±0.10(Predicted)
form 
Crystalline Powder
color 
White to beige
Water Solubility 
soluble
Merck 
14,4740
BRN 
2213447
CAS DataBase Reference
306-08-1(CAS DataBase Reference)
NIST Chemistry Reference
Benzeneacetic acid, 4-hydroxy-3-methoxy-(306-08-1)
EPA Substance Registry System
Homovanillic acid (306-08-1)
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Safety Information

Hazard Codes 
Xi
Risk Statements 
36/37/38
Safety Statements 
26-36
WGK Germany 
3
10-23
TSCA 
T
HazardClass 
IRRITANT
HS Code 
29189900

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Homovanillic acid Usage And Synthesis

Chemical Properties

white to beige crystalline powder

Uses

A neuroendocrine tumor marker. Dihydroxyphenylacetic Acid (DOPAC) metabolite.

Definition

ChEBI: A monocarboxylic acid that is the 3-O-methyl ether of (3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)acetic acid. It is a catecholamine metabolite.

Biological Activity

Fluorimetric reagent and major catecholamine metabolite. Used for fluorimetric determination of oxidative enzymes including glucose oxidase.

Homovanillic acid Preparation Products And Raw materials

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