tert-Butyl Oxobutyrate is a chemical reagent used in the preparation of a potent Bcl-2/Bcl-xL inhibitor used in tumor inhibition. Also used in the synthesis of potent small molecule-peptide conjugates in HIV-1 inhibition.
Acetoacetic acid tert-butyl ester
Butanoic acid, 3-oxo-, 1,1-dimethylethyl ester
Appearance & Physical State
Clear yellow liquid.
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Keep away from heat, sparks, and flame. Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.