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Substance Name: Poly(malate)
RN: 78644-42-5


  • Inhibits DNA polymerase-alpha-primase.

Molecular Formula

  • (C4-H6-O5)x-

Molecular Weight

  • 134.0864
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Poly(malate)


  • Hydroxybutanedioic acid homopolymer
  • Malate homopolymer
  • Poly (L-malate)

Systematic Name

  • Butanedioic acid, hydroxy-, homopolymer

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 78644-42-5

System Generated Number

  • 0078644425

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • (C4-H6-O5)x-

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C4-H6-O5