Catalogue number: O858605
Chemical name: 4-Oxopentanal
Synonyms: Levulinaldehyde; 3-Acetyl-1-propanal; 4-Ketovaleraldehyde; 5-Oxo-2-pentanone; Levulinic aldehyde
CAS Number: 626-96-0
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₅H₈O₂
Appearance: Clear Colourless to Pale Yellow Oil
Melting Point: No Data Available
Mol. Weight: 100.12
Storage: Hygroscopic, -20°C Freezer, Under inert atmosphere
Solubility: Chloroform (Slightly), Ethyl Acetate (slightly)
Stability: No Data Available
Category: No Data Available
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: 4-Oxopentanal is an intermediate used to prepare enantiopure sulfinimines. It is also used in the synthesis of 2-pyridinone derivatives as HIV-1-specific reverse transcriptase inhibitors.
Dangerous Goods Info: NA
References: Davis, F., et al.: J. Org. Chem., 64, 1403 (1999); Saari, W., et al.: J. Med. Chem., 35, 3792 (1992)
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