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A9256 Sigma-Aldrich

L-Aspartic acid

reagent grade, ≥98% (HPLC)

Synonym: (S)-(+)-Aminosuccinic acid, (S)-Aminobutanedioic acid

  • CAS Number 56-84-8

  • Linear Formula HO2CCH2CH(NH2)CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 133.10

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1723530

  •  EC Number 200-291-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00002616

  •  eCl@ss 32160406

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24277948

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Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Principal neurotransmitter for fast synaptic excitation.

Aspartic acid is a non-essential amino acid. It is involved in the Urea cycle, Krebs cycle and in DNA metabolism.

Principal neurotransmitter for fast synaptic excitation.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

100, 500 g in poly bottle

5 kg in poly drum

Application

L-aspartic acid has been used as one of the components of synthetic drop out media for culturing budding yeast. It has also been used to study non-enzymatic gluconeogenesis.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
CI9098500

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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