A7627

Sigma-Aldrich

L-Alanine

≥98% (TLC)

Synonym(s):
L-α-Aminopropionic acid, (S)-2-Aminopropionic acid
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C3H7NO2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
89.09
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1720248
EC Number:
MDL number:
eCl@ss:
32160406
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.26

Quality Level

assay

≥98% (TLC)

form

powder

application(s)

cell culture | mammalian: suitable
peptide synthesis: suitable

color

white

solubility

H2O: 50 mg/mL, clear, colorless

SMILES string

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

InChI

1S/C3H7NO2/c1-2(4)3(5)6/h2H,4H2,1H3,(H,5,6)/t2-/m0/s1

InChI key

QNAYBMKLOCPYGJ-REOHCLBHSA-N

Gene Information

human ... CA1(759), CA2(760)

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General description

L-Alanine, a non-essential amino acid, is produced enzymatically from L-aspartate using aspartate β-decarboxylase. It is the smallest among all the aminoacids.

Application

L-Alanine has been used as a supplement in complete medium for cell culture.

Packaging

1, 100, 500 g in poly bottle
1 kg in poly bottle

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 1

beta-N-methylamino-L-alanine induces neurological deficits and shortened life span in Drosophila
Zhou X, et al.
Toxins, 2(11), 2663-2679 (2010)
Optical properties of L-alanine organic crystals
Misoguti L, et al.
Optical Materials, 6(3), 147-152 (1996)
Mauro G. Di Pasquale
Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge, 297-297 (2007)
An internal sensor detects dietary amino acids and promotes food consumption in Drosophila
Zhe Yang
Nature, 1-36 (2017)
Berg JM
Biochemistry (2002)

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