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P2126 Sigma-Aldrich

L-Phenylalanine

reagent grade, ≥98%

Synonym: (S)-2-Amino-3-phenylpropionic acid

  • CAS Number 63-91-2

  • Linear Formula C6H5CH2CH(NH2)CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 165.19

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1910408

  •  EC Number 200-568-1

  •  MDL number MFCD00064227

  •  eCl@ss 32160406

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24898274

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Description

Application

L-Phenylalanine has been used in Fluo-4 Ca2+-assay in a study to demonstrate that G-protein coupled receptor 139 reference surrogate agonists 1a and 7c and L-phenylalanine share a common binding site. It has also been used to spike blood samples to study the effect of dried blood spots on newborn screening.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

L-Phenylalanine is an essential aromatic amino acid. It has a role in metabolism as it forms a starting point for many pathways. This neutral amino acid is a precursor for tyrosine, epinephrine, dopamine and norepinephrine.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Cell Culture Guide
Protocols & Articles

Articles

HPLC Analysis of Phenylalanine Methyl Ester Enantiomers on LARIHC™ CF6-P

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Phenylalanine Methyl Ester Enantiomers on LARIHC™ CF6-P
Keywords: Asymmetric synthesis, Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Separation, Solvents, Supercritical fluid chromatography

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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