4-Acetoxyindole is an indole with an acetyl group. It is used as a starting reactant in the preparation of 4-oxoquinoline, which is used as an anti-HIV agent. In chromatography it is used to help optimize peak capacity for the separation of low molecular weight molecules during gradient elution.
MW: 175.19 g/mol.
Storage/Handling: Store at 5°C. Protect from light.
PubChem Chemical ID: 583934