Methylglyoxal

Methylglyoxal

Synonyms Pyruvic aldehyde; 2-Oxopropanal; Acethylformaldehyde; Pyruvaldehyde

CAS Number: 78-98-8 Molecular Formula: C3H4O2 Molecular Weight: 72.063 g/mol

Beilstein Registry Number: 906750 EC Number: 201-164-8 MDL Number: MFCD00006960

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Description

Product Description

Methylglyoxal

Application Notes

Methylglyoxal is used in formation of secondary organic aerosol. It it may be involved in the formation of advanced glycation endproducts (AGEs)

Usage Statement

Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Key Applications

Glycation Agent

Specifications
SKU 02155558-CF
Alternate Names Pyruvic aldehyde; 2-Oxopropanal; Acethylformaldehyde; Pyruvaldehyde
Application Notes Methylglyoxal is used in formation of secondary organic aerosol. It it may be involved in the formation of advanced glycation endproducts (AGEs)
Beilstein Registry Number 906750
Boiling Point 162° F at 760 mm Hg (NTP, 1992)
Density 1.06 at 68° F (NTP, 1992)
EC Number 201-164-8
Format liquid
Hazard Statements H319
Applications Glycation Agent
MDL # MFCD00006960
Melting Point < 25 °C
Molecular Formula C3H4O2
Molecular Weight 72.063 g/mol
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Faceshields, Full-face particle respirator, Gloves, Respirator cartridge, Respirator filter
Physical Appearance Clear Liquid
Product Families Description Methylglyoxal
Product Overview Methylglyoxal
RTECS Number UZ0700000
Safety Symbol GHS07
Solubility greater than or equal to 100 mg/mL at 63° F (NTP, 1992)
Storage and Handling Store at +4 °C. Store Dessicated.
Usage Statement Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.
Vapor Pressure 26.7 mm Hg at 25 deg C (est)