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Compound Summary for: CID 978

4-Aminobenzoic Acid

Also known as: p-aminobenzoic acid; PABA; 150-13-0; para-aminobenzoic acid; p-Carboxyaniline; 4-Carboxyaniline; Vitamin BX; Hachemina
Molecular Formula: C7H7NO2   Molecular Weight: 137.13598   InChIKey: ALYNCZNDIQEVRV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
An aminobenzoic acid isomer that combines with pteridine and GLUTAMIC ACID to form FOLIC ACID. The fact that 4-aminobenzoic acid absorbs light throughout the UVB range has also resulted in its use as an ingredient in SUNSCREENS.   From: MeSH
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