|Preferred IUPAC name
3D model (JSmol)
|Melting point||178 to 80 °C (352 to 176 °F; 451 to 353 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
|what is ?)(|
3-Aminobenzoic acid (also known as meta-aminobenzoic acid or MABA) is an organic compound with the molecular formula H2NC6H4CO2H. MABA is a white solid, although commercial samples are often colored. It is only slightly soluble in water. It is soluble in acetone, boiling water, hot alcohol, hot chloroform and ether. It consists of a benzene ring substituted with an amino group and a carboxylic acid.
- Aminomethylbenzoic acid
- Anthranilic acid
- 4-Aminobenzoic acid
- Arene substitution pattern
- Non-proteinogenic amino acids