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Isopropyl esters of methionine hydroxyl analogues (HMBi)

Structure Formula
Formula C8H16O3S
Molecular Weight 192.28
CAS No. 57296-04-5
EC No. 841-628-2
Synonyms Isopropyl 2-hydroxy-4-(methylsulfanyl)butanoate; HMBi: Isopropyl 2-hydroxy-4-(methylsulfanyl)butanoate; 2-hydroxy-4-(methylsulfanyl)butanoate Isopropyl ; propan-2-yl 2-hydroxy-4-(methylsulfanyl)butanoate;

Isopropyl esters of methionine hydroxyl analogues, chemical name is Isopropyl 2-hydroxy-4-(methylsulfanyl)butanoate or propan-2-yl 2-hydroxy-4-(methylsulfanyl)butanoate, also known as HMBi, It is metabolites of human and animal (essential amino acid) methionine. Used as an additive in animal feed formulations. Isopropyl esters of methionine hydroxyl analogues (HMBi) is essential for developing more accurate and effective feeding strategies for poultry and other livestock.


Chemical name: Isopropyl 2-hydroxy-4-(methylsulfanyl)butanoate.

CAS No.: 57296-04-5


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