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Synonym: DXP sodium salt
|grade||analytical reference material|
|assay||≥65.0% (calculated as free acid, qNMR)|
|optical activity||[α]/D +38.0±4°, c = 0.1 in 0.1 M HCl (after 3 hours)|
|shelf life||limited shelf life, expiry date on the label|
|gas chromatography (GC): suitable|
Metabolite of the non-mevalonate pathway, generally found in prokaryotes, as precursor to isoprenoids as well as non-isoprenoids like vitamins. As this pathway is not present in humans, it is of interest for the development of bacterium-specific drugs in the search for treatments of infectious diseases.
Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.