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Synonym: DL-Î²-Hydroxycaprylic acid
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation): C8H16O3
Molecular Weight: 160.21
CAS Number: 88930-08-9
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5, 25 mg in glass bottle
DL-Î²-Hydroxycaprylic acid is a mixture of the D and L-3-hydroxyoctanoic acid enantiomers. (R)-3-hydroxyoctanoic acid monomers are used to produce medium-chain-length polyhydroxyalkanoates that are used in medical devices and tissue engineering applications.