CAS 303-07-1 2,6-Dihydroxybenzoic acid
2,6-Dihydroxybenzoic acid is a secondary metabolite of salicylic acid which has been hydrolyzed by liver enzymes during phase I metabolism.
2,6-dihydroxybenzoic acid is a dihydroxybenzoic acid having the two hydroxy groups at the C-2 and C-6 positions. It has a role as a metabolite. It is a conjugate acid of a 2,6-dihydroxybenzoate.
- Name: 2,6-Dihydroxybenzoic acid
- Molecular Weight: 154.121
- Formula: C7H6O4
- Synonyms: 2,6-Dihydroxy benzoic acid; 2,6-dihydroxybenzoic acid; 2,6-resorcylic acid; 2-Carboxy-1,3-dihydroxybenzene; 2-Carboxyresorcinol; 4-10-00-01456 (Beilstein Handbook Reference);