succinic anhydrides meaning

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[Medicine]
A subclass of anhydrides with the general structure of dihydrofurandione. They can be substituted on any carbon atom. They modify and inhibit proteins and enzymes and are used in the acylation of amino- and hydroxyl groups.

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  1. Industrially, succinic anhydride is prepared by catalytic hydrogenation of maleic anhydride.
  2. Under some conditions the compound will isomerize into succinic anhydride.
  3. So succinic acid will yield succinic anhydride.
  4. Neutral sizing agents are alkyl ketene dimers ( AKD ) and alkyl succinic anhydride ( ASA ).
  5. The exceptions were cyclic anhydrides whose geometry is constrained to nearly planar ( e . g . succinic anhydride, maleic anhydride, phthalic anhydride ).

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