Lipoic acid

Catalog No. A14822

Lipoic acid is an organosulfur compound derived from octanoic acid. ALA is made in animals normally, and is essential for aerobic metabolism.
Catalog Num A14822
M. Wt 206.3
Formula C8H14O2S2
Purity >98%
Storage at -20 °C 3 years (powder form); at -20 °C 6 months (Solution base)
CAS No. 62-46-4
Synonyms α-lipoic acid, alpha lipoic acid, thioctic acid
SMILES C1CSSC1CCCCC(=O)O
Lipoic acid is an organosulfur compound derived from octanoic acid. ALA is made in animals normally, and is essential for aerobic metabolism.
Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.1 mM 48.47 mL 242.37 mL 484.73 mL
0.5 mM 9.69 mL 48.47 mL 96.95 mL
1 mM 4.85 mL 24.24 mL 48.47 mL
5 mM 0.97 mL 4.85 mL 9.69 mL

*The above data is based on the productmolecular weight 206.3. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.