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NIMH Code: I-905
Compound Name: 2-Isopropylpentanoic acid
Alternative Name: 2-propan-2-ylpentanoic acid
Abbreviation: 2-IPP acid
PubChemID: 147513
CAS: 62391-99-5
Molecular Formula: C8H16O2
Biological Activity: Non-teratogenic constitutional isomer of the anticonvulsant drug valproic acid
References: Shimshoni, J. A.; Bialer, M.; Wlodarczyk, B.; Finnell, R. H.; Yagen, B. J. Med. Chem. 2007, 50, 6419-6427. Modi, H.R.; Basselin, M.; Taha, A.Y.; Li, L.O.; Coleman, R.A.; Bialer, M.; Rapoport, S.I., BBB-Mol. Cell Biol. L., 2013, 1831, 880-886.
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Structure of I-905
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Since 1959, the NIMH Chemical Synthesis and Drug Supply Program has synthesized and distributed novel research chemicals, psychoactive drugs, and compounds that are unavailable from commercial sources to the scientific community working on research relevant to mental health.

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