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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0272 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : 4-Hydroxybutyric acid

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FORMULA: C4H8O3 MOL.WT (average) : 104.105


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:Liquid at -17 degC

BOILING POINT:130 degC

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DENSITY:

SOLUBILITY:(Ref. 0386)(Ref. 0479)
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CHROMATOGRAM DATA

SOURCE
Urine of diabetics.
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS

METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

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REFERENCES
[0386]
AUTHOR:Palomaa, M. H., and Kenetti. A.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Ber. Deut. Chem. Ges.
VOL:64 PAGE : 797 - (1931)
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[0479]
AUTHOR:Timmermans, J., et al.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg.
VOL:60 PAGE : 424 - (1951)
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