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Tryptamine

≥97%

Synonym: 2-(3-Indolyl)ethylamine, 3-(2-Aminoethyl)indole

  • CAS Number 61-54-1

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H12N2

  • Molecular Weight 160.22

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 125513

  •  EC Number 200-510-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00005661

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24851608

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Properties

Related Categories Alkaloid, Building Blocks, C10, Cell Biology, Chemical Synthesis,
InChI Key   APJYDQYYACXCRM-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥97%
bp   137 °C/0.15 mmHg(lit.)
mp   113-116 °C (lit.)
solubility   water: soluble 1 g/L at 20 °C
storage temp.   2-8°C
Gene Information   human ... CYP1A2(1544)

Description

Application

Tryptamine was used in:
•  multi-layered analysis, used to differentiate and identify biogenic amines
• in the synthesis of indole ring-terminated thiol, ω-mercaptooctyltryptamide
• in surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopic investigation of indole ring-terminated self-assembled monolayer on gold electrode

Packaging

10, 50 g in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Vasoactive; may have a neuromodulator function; biogenic amine formed from the decarboxylation of tryptophan by L-aromatic amino acid decarboxylase.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
365 °F
Flash Point(C) 
185 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

LC/MS Analysis of Amino Acids on Ascentis® Express HILIC

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents LC/MS Analysis of Amino Acids on Ascentis® Express HILIC
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

MSMLS Online Plate Map

Metabolite descriptors included with the software download upon purchase of the product include: Name, Parent CID, molecular formula, molecular weight, CAS, ChEBI, HMDB ID, PubChem Compound and Subst...
Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

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Keywords: Building blocks, Medicinal chemistry

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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