Methyl (R)-3-hydroxybutyrate

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Synonyms (R)-Methyl 3-hydroxybutanoate
Product Type Chemical


MW 118.1
CAS 3976-69-0
Source/Host Chemicals Synthetic.
Purity Chemicals ≥99% (GC)
Appearance Colorless liquid.
Solubility Soluble in chloroform.
Identity Determined by NMR.
Declaration Manufactured by Chemodex.
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Smiles COC(=O)C[C@@H](C)O
Shipping and Handling
Shipping AMBIENT
Short Term Storage +4°C
Long Term Storage -20°C
Handling Advice Keep cool and dry.
Protect from light and moisture.
Use/Stability Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20°C.
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Important optically active compound for the preparation of various bifunctional building blocks. Can be used in the synthesis of chiral ß-lactams. Can undergo aldol-type reactions with aldehydes with either syn- or anti-selectivity according to the conditions.

Product References

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