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Glyceryl tributyrate


Glycerol tributyrate, Tributyrin, 1,2,3-Tributyrylglycerol
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n20/D 1.435 (lit.)


129-131 °C/0.03 mmHg (lit.)
287-288 °C (lit.)


1.032 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.)

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Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids



Flash Point(F)

345.2 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

174 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

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Lonneke Onrust et al.
Veterinary research, 51(1), 56-56 (2020-04-21)
Butyrate has been used extensively as a feed additive to improve gut health and to decrease Salmonella colonization in poultry. Salmonella mainly colonizes the ceca so butyrate concentrations should be increased in this gut segment. Discrepancies on the effects of...
M H Sodergren et al.
Scandinavian journal of surgery : SJS : official organ for the Finnish Surgical Society and the Scandinavian Surgical Society, 99(3), 153-161 (2010-11-04)
current studies suggest immunonutrition decreases the inflammatory process, infection rates and reduces length of hospital stay in surgical patients, however studies are often conducted on heterogeneous groups of patients with varying composition of the immuno-nutrition. We aim to investigate the...
Peter J Richards et al.
Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials, 92(2), 439-446 (2009-11-21)
Epidural adhesion formation is believed to be a central governing factor in the prevalence of pain after spinal surgery and is regarded as being the primary instigator of neural tethering, leading to complications during revision surgery. In this study, we...
María Teresa Tejedor-Junco et al.
Journal of clinical microbiology, 48(2), 596-598 (2009-12-25)
Two tributyrin hydrolysis-negative Moraxella isolates obtained in cases of keratoconjunctivitis in Camelus dromedarius in the Canary Islands showed highest degrees of 16S rRNA gene sequence similarity to Moraxella canis. A level of DNA relatedness to the M. canis type strain...
Yanhua Fan et al.
Journal of invertebrate pathology, 106(2), 274-279 (2010-11-10)
The entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana displays a broad insect host range and serves as a model for examining host-pathogen interactions. Rapid construction and screening of random-insertion mutants of B. bassiana provides a powerful tool to dissect the molecular mechanisms of...

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