472-61-7 all-trans-Astaxanthin AKSci V0394
 
 
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  V0394    AKSci Reference Standard
all-trans-Astaxanthin
, 98% (HPLC)
 
3,3'-Dihydroxy-beta,beta-carotene-4,4'-dione




IDENTITY
CAS Number:472-61-7
MDL Number:MFCD00672621
MF:C40H52O4
MW:596.84
EINECS:207-451-4
SPECIFICATIONS & PROPERTIES
Purity:98% (HPLC)
Spectra:NMR, LCMS, HPLC
Physical Form:Brown to violet powder
Melting Point:217-220°C
Long-Term Storage:Store long-term at -20°C

REVIEW

 Astaxanthin is a carotenoid pigment found primarily in marine animals including shrimp and salmon. It is a potent lipid-soluble antioxidant.

REFERENCES
[1]Chen, Chien-Sheng; Organic Letters 2007, V9(16), P2985-2988

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Hazard Statements
H315; H319; H335

Precautionary Statements
P261; P264; P271; P280; P302+P352; P304+P340; P305+P351+P338; P312; P321; P332+P313; P337+P313; P362; P403+P233; P405; P501


Current as of July 17, 2019

AKSci Reference Standards are high-purity, low-impurity compounds suitable for use as standards.


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