40371-51-5: Amikacin EP Impurity I

Amikacin EP Impurity I or (2S)-4-Amino-2-hydroxybutanoic acid/L-(-)-4-Amino-2-hydroxybutyric acid (CAS No: 40371-51-5) is a component of butirosin A and B which are antibiotics produced by Bacillus circulars. These antibiotics are active against many gram-positive and some gram-negative bacteria.

Additional information

Catalogue No.

VE007961

CAS No.

40371-51-5

Molecular Formula

C4H9NO3

Molecular Weight

119.12 g/mol

IUPAC Name

(2S)-4-Amino-2-hydroxybutanoic acid

References

YAMADA, Yasuhiro, and Hirosuke OKADA. “Synthesis of DL-4-Amino-2-Hydroxybutyric Acid.” Agricultural and Biological Chemistry, vol. 40, no. 7, 1976, pp. 1437–38, https://doi.org/10.1271/bbb1961.40.1437. ? ?

Status

In-stock