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Trifluoroacetic Acid

"Trifluoroacetic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A very strong halogenated derivative of acetic acid. It is used in acid catalyzed reactions, especially those where an ester is cleaved in peptide synthesis.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Trifluoroacetic Acid" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Trifluoroacetic Acid" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 7 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 1 publications in 1991 and 1992 and 1993 and 2002 and 2003 and 2005 and 2019
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.