Glycolate synonyms

HYDROXYACETIC ACID; 2-Hydroxyacetic acid; Hydroxyethanoic acid; Kyselina glykolova [Czech]; Acetic acid, hydroxy-; Kyselina hydroxyoctova [Czech]; Glycolic acid; Hydroxyacetic acid; Glycollic acid


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Molecular Formula: C2H4O3

Natural Isotopic Abundance Mass: 76.0513600000

Mono-Isotopic Molecular Masses:

  • C12N14: 76.0160439947
  • C13N14: 78.0227536703
  • C12N15: 76.0160439947
  • C13N15: 78.0227536703

InChI string: InChI=1S/C2H4O3/c3-1-2(4)5/h3H,1H2,(H,4,5)

IUPAC: 2-hydroxyacetic acid

PubChem Compound (CID): 757
KEGG Compound ID: C00160
CAS Registry number: 1932-50-9 25904-89-6 2836-32-0 35249-89-9 39663-84-8 79-14-1
ChEBI: 29805
NSC: 166
EINECS: 201-180-5
Beilstein Handbook Reference: 4-03-00-00571
HSDB: 5227
PDB Compound ID: GOA

Reference data were obtained primarily from the PubChem database.

Three dimensional molecular rendering uses Jmol.

InChI string and atom numbering calculated using ALATIS (Hesam Dashti, William M. Westler, John L. Markley, Hamid R. Eghbalnia, "Unique identifiers for small molecules enable rigorous labeling of their atoms", Scientific Data 4, Article number: 170073 (2017), doi:10.1038/sdata.2017.73,