Results for: HIPPURIC

In Rain and Flooding

What is the effect of hippuric acid in human body?

From what I can gather Hippuric acid is the result of a benzoic acid joining with the amino acid glycene, so I am assuming it is metabolised in the body, I doubt it has any ef (MORE)
In Acids and Bases

What is the role of NaOH in the formation of hippuric acid?

Glycine intracts with one mole of Bezoyl chloride in the presence of 10% (w/v) solution to yield hippuric acid with the elimination of one mole of hydrochloric acid. The exces (MORE)