All-trans Retinoic Acid

CAS Number

302-79-4

Synonym(s)

ATRA; trans-Retinoic acid; Tretinoin; 15-Apo-beta-caroten-15-oic acid; 3,7-Dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexen-1-yl)-2,4,6,8-nonatetraenoic acid; Vitamin A acid

Occurence(s)/Use(s)

Metabolite of vitamin A (retinol); medicine (acne treatment), skin care products

All-trans Retinoic Acid