Technical Data
018860
Oxalic Acid
2.5g
Biochemicals Storage: 4CShipping: RT
An impurity of oxaliplatin which is a coordination complex that is used in cancer chemotherapy. A reducing agent and its conjugate base, known as oxalate (C2O42 ), is a useful chelating agent for metal cations.

Form:
White Solid

Melting Point:
188-190C


Solubility:
DMSO, Methanol

CAS Number:
144-62-7

Molecular Formula:
C2H2O4

Molecular Weight:
90.03
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.
Wheate, N., et al.: Dalton Trans., 39, 8113 (2010),

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.