Desoxycholic acid
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Desoxycholic acid
Alias
Cholan-24-oic acid, 3,12-dihydroxy-, (3alpha,5beta,12alpha)-
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
83-44-3
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula:C24H40O4
Molecular Weight:392.57
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 250mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 175mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 2000mg/Kg;
rat intraperitoneal LD50: 500mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 3000mg/Kg;
rat intravenous LDLo: 150mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as emulsifying agent, dispersing agent.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Use as lubricant.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 83-44-3
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