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Substance Name: D-Glucuronic acid
RN: 6556-12-3
UNII: 8A5D83Q4RW
InChIKey: IAJILQKETJEXLJ-QTBDOELSSA-N

Note

  • A sugar acid formed by the oxidation of the C-6 carbon of GLUCOSE. In addition to being a key intermediate metabolite of the uronic acid pathway, glucuronic acid also plays a role in the detoxification of certain drugs and toxins by conjugating with them to form GLUCURONIDES.

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H10-O7

Molecular Weight

  • 194.138
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • D-Glucuronic acid

MeSH Heading

  • Glucuronic Acid

Synonyms

  • EINECS 229-486-4
  • Glucuronic acid
  • UNII-8A5D83Q4RW

Systematic Names

  • D-Glucuronic acid
  • Glucuronic acid

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 6556-12-3

FDA UNII

  • 8A5D83Q4RW

Other Registry Numbers

  • 12758-41-7
  • 36116-79-7
  • 87090-89-9
  • 87246-82-0

System Generated Number

  • 0006556123

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H10O7/c7-1-2(8)3(9)4(10)5(11)6(12)13/h1-5,8-11H,(H,12,13)/t2-,3+,4-,5-/m0/s1

InChIKey

IAJILQKETJEXLJ-QTBDOELSSA-N

Smiles

C(=O)[C@H](O)[C@H]([C@@H]([C@@H](C(O)=O)O)O)O

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 165 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -2.57E+00 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 1.00E+06 mg/L 25 EST
Vapor Pressure 7.39E-10 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 1.05E-17 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 9.38E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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