(E)-8-Methyl-6-nonenoic acid

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Synonyms 8-Methylnonenoate; 8-Methyl-6-nonenoate; 8-Methylnon-6-enoic acid
Product Type Chemical
Formula C10H18O2
MW 170.25
CAS 59320-77-3
Source/Host Chemicals Synthetic
Purity Chemicals ≥85% (GC)
Appearance Light yellow liquid.
Solubility Soluble in chloroform, dichloromethane or methanol.
Identity Determined by NMR.
Declaration Manufactured by Chemodex.
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Smiles CC(C)\C=C\CCCCC(O)=O
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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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Intermediate of the capsaicin biosynthesis. Fatty acid derivative from leucine/valine pathway. Plays a crucial role in determining the efficacy of capsaicin levels. The quantity of (E)-8-Methyl-6-nonenoic acid determines the pungency in placental tissues of Capsicum.

Product References

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