Acetylmuramic acid, N-

Acetylmuramic acid, N-

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Synonyms
(+)-N-Acetylmuramic acid
CAS #
10597-89-4
Molecular Formula
C11H19NO8
Molecular Weight
293.27
Purity
>95% by HPLC
Long Term Storage
-20°C
Solubility
Soluble in methanol or DMSO
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Application Notes

N-Acetylmuramic acid is an essential component of the peptoglycan of bacterial cell walls. The formation of N-acetylmuramic acid and its cross-linking to form peptoglycan is a target for antibiotics, such as fosfomycin.

References

  • Antimicrobial acivity of fosfomycin in vitro. Forsgen A. and Walder M. J Antimicrob Chemother. 1983 ,11, 467.

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