3052-50-4: Maleic Acid Monomethyl Ester

It is one of impurity present in Maleic Acid, Malic acid is an alpha hydroxy acid found in certain fruits and wines. Malic acid is sour and acidic. which is used to clear away dead skin cells when applied to the skin. is also involved in the Krebs cycle. which is used for dry mouth, also used for acne, fibromyalgia, fatigue, and wrinkled skin.

Additional information on CAS 3052-50-4

Catalogue No.

VE007538

CAS No.

3052-50-4

Molecular Formula

C5H6O4

Molecular Weight

130.1 g/mol

Parent drug

Maleic Acid

IUPAC Name

(Z)-4-Methoxy-4-oxobut-2-enoic

Synonyms

N/A

References

Hou, M.-L., Lu, C.-M., Lin, C.-H., Lin, L.-C., & Tsai, T.-H. (2016). Pharmacokinetics of Maleic Acid as a Food Adulterant Determined by Microdialysis in Rat Blood and Kidney Cortex. Molecules, 21(3), 367. https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules21030367

Status

In-stock