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6-Bromohexanoic Acid




Molecular Formula:C6H11BrO2

Molecular Weight:195.0543

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Synonyms: 6-BROMOHEXANOIC ACID; 4224-70-8; NVRVNSHHLPQGCU-UHFFFAOYSA-N; 6-Bromohexanoic acid, 98%; 6bromohexanoic acid; 6-bromo-hexanicacid; EINECS 224-176-5; 6-bromo-caproic acid; PubChem3777; omega-bromohexanoic acid; ACMC-1APNI; 3,4,7-Trihydroxyflavone; 6-Bromocaproic acid; AC1L2FS1; AKOS BBB/450; SCHEMBL26051; 6-Bromohexanoic acid, 97%; KSC238C0N; AC1Q75F5; ARONIS012201; RARECHEM AL BO 0317; DTXSID5063366; CHEBI:60700; Hexanoic acid, 6-bromo-; CTK1D8106; NVRVNSHHLPQGCU-UHFFFAOYSA-; ATTERCOP-CHM AT113975; ACT02814; KS-00000K6A; ZINC2038000; ANW-29780; BBL012109; FC0831; SBB065783; 6-Bromo-hexanoic acid; STL066901; AKOS000119443; AS03339; CS-W007559; GS-3146; MCULE-2086088700; RTR-016577; TRA0044548; KS-0000435V; AJ-33096; 6-Bromo-n-caproic acid; AK-35122; AN-25197; BC002582; BC206267; BP-23568; BR-35122; H246; SC-04420; TL806398; AB0012945; 6-bromo hexanoic acid; TR-016577; AM20100119; FT-0620995; ST24033095; ST45048912; AZ0001-0485; EN300-20313; 6-Bromohexanoic acid, purum, >=97.0% (AT); M-5154; 224B708; EPSILON-BROMO CAPROIC ACID; I04-0310; F3310-0574; InChI=1/C6H11BrO2/c7-5-3-1-2-4-6(8)9/h1-5H2,(H,8,9); C6H11BrO2; C6-H11-Br-O2; 6-Bromohexanoic acid, 98% 25g; CID20210; B1290; 6-Bromohexanoic acid, 98% - 100G 100g; 25542-62-5; MFCD00004422; 6-BROMO HEXANOICACID;

Keywords: 4224-70-8,MFCD00004422,1P003NLF,6-Bromohexanoic Acid,C6H11BrO2

Catalog# Purity Size Price Dis. Price Availability Quantity
1P003NLF 97% 5g $6.00 $4.00 In Stock USA ADD TO CART BUY NOW
1P003NLF 97% 10g $7.00 $5.00 In Stock USA ADD TO CART BUY NOW
1P003NLF 98% 25g $9.00 $7.00 In Stock USA ADD TO CART BUY NOW
1P003NLF 97% 100g $29.00 $22.00 In Stock USA ADD TO CART BUY NOW
1P003NLF 98% 250g $57.00 $43.00 In Stock USA ADD TO CART BUY NOW
1P003NLF 98% 500g $83.00 $62.00 In Stock USA ADD TO CART BUY NOW

  • 6-Bromohexanoic acid is a valuable building block in organic chemistry, primarily due to the presence of its functional groups: a bromine atom and a carboxylic acid group. These functional groups make 6-Bromohexanoic acid versatile for various chemical synthesis applications, including:
    1. **Precursor for pharmaceuticals**: The bromine atom on 6-Bromohexanoic acid can undergo further functionalization to create a range of compounds. It can be used in the synthesis of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) where the chain length and the bromine functionality are important for the biological activity of the drug.
    2. **Polymer synthesis**: The acid functionality can be used to form esters and amides, serving as a monomer to generate polymers with specific properties. The bromine atom can act as an initiator point for living polymerization techniques such as Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization (ATRP).
    3. **Synthesis of fatty acid derivatives**: 6-Bromohexanoic acid is structurally similar to naturally occurring fatty acids, and hence, it can be used to synthesize brominated derivatives of these biomolecules, which may have unique physical properties or biological activities.
    4. **Intermediate in organic synthesis**: It can be used to prepare various organic intermediates through reactions like the Heck reaction, where the bromine serves as a good leaving group in the palladium-catalyzed coupling reactions with olefins to form substituted alkyl chains.
    5. **Modification of biomolecules**: Through its reactive groups, 6-Bromohexanoic acid can be linked to proteins, peptides, or other biomolecules, aiding in the study of biochemical processes or the development of diagnostic agents.
    6. **Material science**: The acid functionality allows for its incorporation into a range of materials, including surfactants and lubricants, which can then be further modified via the bromine functionality.
    In these applications, the reactivity of the bromine and the carboxylic acid group can be exploited under various conditions to form carbon-carbon and carbon-heteroatom bonds, proving it to be a useful reagent in the synthesis of complex molecules.

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