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alpha-Lipoic acid Properties

alpha-Lipoic acid

Description

 

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 160-165 ºC
CAS Number 1077-28-7
IUPAC Name 5-(1,2-Dithiolan-3-yl)pentanoic acid
InChI 1S/C8H14O2S2/c9-8(10)4-2-1-3-7-5-6-11-12-7/h7H,1-6H2,(H,9,10)
InChIKey AGBQKNBQESQNJD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Melting Point 58-63 ºC
Molar Mass 206.32 g/mol
Molecular Formula C8H14O2S2
Synonyms DL-Thioctic acid;DL-alpha-Lipoic acid;DL-6,8-Dithiooctanoic acid;5-(Dithiolan-3-yl)valeric acid;(RS)-α-Lipoic acid;α-Lipoic acid;1,2-Dithiolane-3-valeric acid;5-(1,2)Dithiolan-3-yl-pentanoic acid;6,8-Dithiooctanoic acid;6-Thioctic acid;DL-1,2-Dithiolan-3-valeriansaeure