Product: cis-2-Dodecenoic Acid (BDSF)
Catalog Number: 17792
CAS Number: 55928-65-9
Synonyms: Burkholderia cenocepacia diffusible signal factor
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Formula: C12H22O2
Chemical Purity: >95%
Molecular Weight: 198.30
Structure: cis-2-Dodecenoic Acid (BDSF)
Appearance: Clear, colorless liquid
Category: Research Compounds
Stability: Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Recommended storage temperature: -20 °C. Store under inert gas. Air sensitive


IATA: Hazard Class: 9; UN Number: UN3077; Packing group: III; Shipping name: Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s. (Cis-2-dodecenoic acid)

Literature References:

1. Ryan, R.P., et al., Intraspecies signaling involving the diffusible signal factor BDSF (cis-2-dodecenoic acid) influences virulence in Burkholderia cenocepacia. J. Bacteriol. 191(15), 5013-5019, (2009)


Burkholderia cenocepacia produces a diffusible fatty acid signal molecule, cis-2-dodecenoic acid (BDSF), that has been implicated in interspecies and interkingdom communication1.