6-Methylheptanoic Acid Methyl-d3 Ester is labelled 6-Methylheptanoic Acid Methyl Ester (M311880), the methyl ester of 6-Methylheptanoic acid (M311870) which is used as a reagent to synthesize analogues of Eponemycin, an antibiotic that also exhibits anti-angiogenic activity by inhibiting proteasome function. 6-Methylheptanoic acid naturally occurs as a component of the scent chemical of the brushtail possum.
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