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Adipic acid

Adipic acid – butane-1,4-dicarboxylic acid, saturated dibasic acid of an acyclic row. An amin derivative of adipic acid – the α-aminoadipic acid which is one of end products of amino-acid exchange. Derivatives of adipic acid – β-amine and β-keto-adipinovy acids, are intermediate products of synthesis of the predecessor of porphyrine (porphobilinogen).

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