Apparently the succinic acid in the beads has an anti-inflammatory effect.
After continuing the process for some time, no succinic acid is found in the receiver, but the copal blackens in the retort.
Dr. Heintz has lately added to these succinic acid, discovered in a hydatid cyst of the liver.
succinic acid and also hmatoidin are usual constituents, besides the ingredients already mentioned.
This is true of the fatty acid series, and the corresponding ketones and alcohols, and also of the succinic acid series.
Some fusel oil, glycerin and succinic acid appear to be formed simultaneously, but in small amount.
Reducing agents (zinc and caustic alkali, hydriodic acid, sodium amalgam, &c.) convert it into succinic acid.
succinic acid suc·cin·ic acid (sək-sĭn'ĭk)
A colorless crystalline dicarboxylic acid important in the Krebs cycle.