The naturally occuring isomer is the L-form which has been found in apples and many other fruits and plants. Selective α-amino protecting reagent for amino acid derivatives. Versatile synthon for the preparation of chiral compounds including κ-opioid receptor agonists, 1α,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 analogue, and phoslactomycin B.
|Chemical Name||DL-Malic Acid|
|Synonyms||2-Hydroxybutanedioic Acid; Malic Acid; (+/-)-Malic Acid; 2-Hydroxyethane-1,2- dicarboxylic Acid; 2-Hydroxysuccinic Acid; DL-Malic Acid; Deoxytetraric Acid; E 296; FDA 2018; Hydroxysuccinic Acid; Musashi-no-Ringosan; NSC 25941; Nanoveson M; Pomalus Acid;|
|Boiling Pt||No Data Available|
|Stability||No Data Available|
|Appearance||White to Off-White Solid|
|Solubility||Aqueous Acid (Slightly), DMSO (Slightly), Methanol (Sparingly)|
|HS Commidity Code||2917.19.7050|