Technical Data
2-Mercaptophenylacetic Acid (2-Mercaptobenzeneacetic Acid)
Biochemicals Storage: -20CShipping: RT
A useful synthetic intermediate for the preparation of novel antiinflammatory agents.

Atmosphere: Inert gas

Melting Point: 95-98C

Solubility: Chloroform, Methanol

Method for Determining Identity: Proton NMR (CDCl3) spectroscopic analysis and mass spectrometric analysis

TLC Conditions: SiO2; Hexane: Ethyl Acetate: Acetic Acid (5ml: 5ml: 5 drops). Visualized with UV and AMCS. Rf= 0.55

Storage and Stability:
May be stored at RT for short-term only. Long-term storage is recommended at -20C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap.

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Purity: ~96%
Form: Pale orange solid

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