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5,6-Dihydroxyindole-2-carboxylic Acid


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5,6-Dihydroxyindole-2-carboxylic Acid is the indole analogue of DOPA. 5,6-Dihydroxyindole-2-carboxylic Acid is a precursor to melanin as well as potential as HIV-1 integrase inhibitors.
Catalog #009981
FormBeige to Pale Yellow Solid
Melting Point211-214°C (dec.)
CAS Number4790-08-3
Molecular FormulaC9H7NO4
Molecular Weight193.16
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological. Toxicity and Hazards: All products should be handled by qualified personnel only, trained in laboratory procedures.
Alternate names2-Carboxy-5,6-dihydroxyindole; 5,6-Dihydroxy-1H-indole-2-carboxylic Acid; 5,6-Dihydroxy-2-carboxyindole;

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