|Chemical name||3,5-dihydroxy-3-methylpentanoic acid|
|Molecular mass||148.16 g/mol|
|Melting point||? °C|
|Boiling point||? °C|
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Mevalonic acid is very soluble in water and in polar organic solvents. It exists in equilibrium with the lactone, called mevalolactone, formed by internal condensation of its terminal alcohol and carboxylic acid functional groups.
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