Catalog Number: 0355
Biological Activity
Weak cholinergic agonist. Acylcarnitines are important intermediates in lipid metabolism.
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
  • Formula:
  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in water
  • Storage:
    Desiccate at RT
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The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis. All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
Background References
  1. Urinary excretion of l-carnitine and acylcarnitines by patients with disorders of organic acid metabolism: evidence for secondary insufficiency of l-carnitine.
    Chalmers et al.
    Pediatr.Res., 1984;18:1325
  2. Molecular basis of mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation defects.
    Coates and Tanaka
    J.Lipid.Res., 1992;33:1099
  3. Determination of acylcarnitines in urine of patients with inborn errors of metabolism using HPLC after derivatization with 4'-bromophenacyl bromide.
    Poorthuis et al.
    Clin.Chim.Acta., 1993;216:53

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (±)-Acetylcarnitine chloride include:

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  1. Characterization of Pseudomonas aeruginosa growth on O-acylcarnitines and identification of a short-chain acylcarnitine hydrolase.
    Authors: Meadows and Wargo
    J Biol Chem 2013;79:3355

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