Overview

paratartaric acid


Related Overviews

 

'paratartaric acid' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Chemistry

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

an old name for racemic dl‐tartaric acid. The resolution of this acid into the d‐ and l‐enantiomers by Pasteur was a landmark experiment in stereochemistry. See tartaric acid.

Subjects: Chemistry.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.