Technical Data
Gallic Acid Monohydrate
Biochemicals Storage: 4CShipping: RT
Gallic Acid is a phenolic acid with antioxidant activity. Gallic acid was found to protect human cells against oxidative damage and showed cytotoxicity against cancer cells. Gallic Acid and its esters also show antiviral and antifungal activities.

White to Off-White Solid

Melting Point:
251-256C (dec.)

Acetone, DMSO, Methanol

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Important Note: This 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.
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Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.