(±)-Acetylcarnitine chloride

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Cat.No. 0355 - (±)-Acetylcarnitine chloride | C9H18ClNO4 | CAS No. 2504-11-2
Description: Intermediate in lipid metabolism
Citations (1)

Biological Activity

Weak cholinergic agonist. Acylcarnitines are important intermediates in lipid metabolism.

Technical Data

M. Wt 239.7
Formula C9H18ClNO4
Storage Desiccate at RT
CAS Number 2504-11-2
PubChem ID 197763
Smiles C[N+](CC(OC(C)=O)CC(O)=O)(C)C.[Cl-]

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 23.97 100

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 239.7. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 4.17 mL 20.86 mL 41.72 mL
5 mM 0.83 mL 4.17 mL 8.34 mL
10 mM 0.42 mL 2.09 mL 4.17 mL
50 mM 0.08 mL 0.42 mL 0.83 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Chalmers et al (1984) Urinary excretion of l-carnitine and acylcarnitines by patients with disorders of organic acid metabolism: evidence for secondary insufficiency of l-carnitine. Pediatr.Res. 18 1325 PMID: 6441143

Coates and Tanaka (1992) Molecular basis of mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation defects. J.Lipid.Res. 33 1099 PMID: 1431593

Poorthuis et al (1993) Determination of acylcarnitines in urine of patients with inborn errors of metabolism using HPLC after derivatization with 4'-bromophenacyl bromide. Clin.Chim.Acta. 216 53 PMID: 8222273

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1 Citation for (±)-Acetylcarnitine chloride

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (±)-Acetylcarnitine chloride include:

Meadows and Wargo (2013) Characterization of Pseudomonas aeruginosa growth on O-acylcarnitines and identification of a short-chain acylcarnitine hydrolase. J Biol Chem 79 3355 PMID: 23524670

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