Caproic Acid, BSA-conjugated, synthetic
Caproic Acid, BSA-conjugated
Caproic Acid conjugated with bovine serum albumin (BSA).
1.5 urea/25 mM tris-HCl pH 8.0/0.2% triton-X/50% glycerol
2-8°C short term, -20°C long term
Hexanoic acid (caproic acid), is the carboxylic acid derived from hexane with the general formula C5H11COOH. It is a colorless oily liquid with an odor that is fatty, cheesy, waxy, and like that of goats or other barnyard animals. It is a fatty acid found naturally in various animal fats and oils, and is one of the chemicals that give the decomposing fleshy seed coat of the ginkgo its characteristic unpleasant odor. The primary use of hexanoic acid is in the manufacture of its esters for artificial flavors, and in the manufacture of hexyl derivatives, such as hexylphenols.
Hexanoic acid; caproic acid; Capronsαure; Hexylicacid; pentiformicacid; acid c-6