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L-Histidine

ReagentPlus®, ≥99% (TLC)

Synonym: (S)-2-Amino-3-(4-imidazolyl)propionic acid, NSC 137773

  • CAS Number 71-00-1

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H9N3O2

  • Molecular Weight 155.15

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 84088

  •  EC Number 200-745-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00064315

  •  eCl@ss 32160406

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24895816

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Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Precursor of histamine by action of histidine decarboxylase.

L-Histidine is an essential amino acid. It binds to metal ions and may aid in the transport of copper. Histidine is widely present at the active sites of enzymes. It also has a role in binding of heme groups, macromolecules and phosphate groups in the binding sites of proteins.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

5 kg in poly drum

5, 10, 25, 100, 500 g in poly bottle

Application

L-histidine has been used for the selection of transformed cells. It has also been used to study its effects on the formation of verteporfin cross-linked oligomers in cellular homogenates.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
MS3070000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Articles

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

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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