hydroxybenzoic acid


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hydroxybenzoic acid

[hī¦dräk·sē·ben′zō·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C7H6O3 Any one of three crystalline derivatives of benzoic acid: ortho, meta, and para forms; the ester of the para compound is used as a bacteriostatic agent.
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The derivatives of hydroxybenzoic acid (protoctatechuic acid) act as potent inhibitor for Ricinus peroxidases and show the following 43, 20, 8.
5) to get 4- hydroxybenzoic acid (4) (14 mg), n-hexane:ethyl acetate (5.
that is a copolyester of hydroxybenzoic acid, hydroquinone and sebacic acid.
The HA fraction consist of hydroxyphenols, hydroxybenzoic acids, and others aromatic structures with linked peptides, amino-compounds, and fatty acids.
In current study, phenolic acids, such as hydroxycinnamic and hydroxybenzoic acids, were the predominant phenolic compounds in BSG (Tsao & Yang, 2003).
2011) found that in phenolic acids such as benzoic acid, cinnamic acid, hydroxybenzoic acids (p-hydroxybenzoic, protocatechuic, gallic acid, and syringic), and hydroxycinnamic acids (p-coumaric, caffeic and ferulic), the antimicrobial activity of the hydroxycinnamic acids was comparable or higher than that of hydroxybenzoic acids with the same number of hydroxyl groups.
Zhang, Selective and Simultaneous Extraction and Determination of Hydroxybenzoic Acids in Aqueous Solution by Magnetic Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, Chem.
He also identified hydroxybenzoic acids, phenol, and benzene as reaction intermediates, which, contrary to the common practice at the oxidation processes, were found to be more reactive than BA itself towards the [sup.
Lysenko, Preparation of 3-amino-4- hydroxybenzoic acids, Patent-US4835306 (1989)
Hydroxybenzoic acids include gallic, p-hydroxybenzoic, protocatechuic, vanillic and syringic acids, which in common have the [C.