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S4311

Sigma-Aldrich

L-Serine

from non-animal source, meets EP, USP testing specifications, suitable for cell culture, 98.5-101.0%

Synonym(s):
(S)-2-Amino-3-hydroxypropionic acid
Linear Formula:
HOCH2CH(NH2)CO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
105.09
Beilstein:
1721404
EC Number:
MDL number:
eCl@ss:
32160406
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.26

Quality Level

biological source

non-animal source

Agency

USP/NF
meets EP testing specifications
meets USP testing specifications

assay

98.5-101.0%

form

powder

technique(s)

cell culture | mammalian: suitable

impurities

endotoxin, tested

color

white

mp

222 °C (dec.) (lit.)

solubility

H2O: 50 mg/mL

application(s)

pharmaceutical (small molecule)

SMILES string

N[C@@H](CO)C(O)=O

InChI

1S/C3H7NO3/c4-2(1-5)3(6)7/h2,5H,1,4H2,(H,6,7)/t2-/m0/s1

InChI key

MTCFGRXMJLQNBG-REOHCLBHSA-N

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Application

L-Serine has been used as a supplement in a medium to culture Chinese hamster ovary TF 70R cell line and in mouse embryonic fibroblast (MEF)-media.

Packaging

25, 100 g in poly bottle
1 kg in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

L-Serine is a non-essential amino acid that acts as a precursor for nucleotide synthesis. It has roles in the development and function of the central nervous system.
Precursor of glycine by serine hydroxymethyltransferase.

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Certificate of Origin

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Taru Hilander
Nucleic Acids Research (2018)
Simultaneous environmental manipulations in semi-perfusion cultures of CHO cells producing rh-tPA
Biotechnology (2012)
Abel Lajtha, Simo S. Oja, Pirjo Saransaari, Arne Schousboe
Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology: Amino Acids and Peptides in the Nervous System (2007)
Kenji Hashimoto et al.
Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry, 29(5), 767-769 (2005-06-09)
Several lines of evidence suggest that D-serine, an endogenous agonist of the glycine site on the NMDA receptors, might play a role in the pathophysiology of schizophrenia. The purpose of this study was to determine whether levels of D- and
Miyoshi Haruta et al.
Science (New York, N.Y.), 343(6169), 408-411 (2014-01-25)
Plant cells are immobile; thus, plant growth and development depend on cell expansion rather than cell migration. The molecular mechanism by which the plasma membrane initiates changes in the cell expansion rate remains elusive. We found that a secreted peptide

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