α-Lipoic acid | 1077-28-7

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CAS ID

1077-28-7

IUPAC Name

5-(1,2-dithiolan-3-yl)pentanoic acid

Molecular Formula

C8H14O2S2

Molecular Weight

SMILES

OC(=O)CCCCC1CCSS1

Description

864

Synonym :dl-thioctic acid, thioctic acid, alpha-lipoic acid, 5-1,2-dithiolan-3-yl pentanoic acid, dl-alpha-lipoic acid, 1,2-dithiolane-3-pentanoic acid, 6,8-thioctic acid, thioctacid, 6-thioctic acid, alpha lipoic acid

ColorYellow
Boiling Point165°C
Formula Weight206.32
Physical FormCrystal-Powder at 20°C
Chemical Name or MaterialDL-alpha-Lipoic Acid

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