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I7403 Sigma-Aldrich

L-Isoleucine

from non-animal source, meets EP, JP, USP testing specifications, suitable for cell culture, 98.5-101.0%

Synonym: (2S,3S)-2-Amino-3-methylpentanoic acid

  • CAS Number 73-32-5

  • Linear Formula C2H5CH(CH3)CH(NH2)CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 131.17

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1721792

  •  EC Number 200-798-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00064222

  •  eCl@ss 32160406

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24896115

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Description

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

10 mg in glass bottle

25, 100 g in poly bottle

Application

L-Isoleucine has been used as a supplement of maintenance media consisting of DMEM/F-12 for the culture of primary hepatocytes. It has also been used as a supplement for serial culture of adult murine keratinocytes.

Biochem/physiol Actions

L-Isoleucine is an essential amino acid that is synthesized from threonine. It is a branched-chain hydrophobic amino acid. L-isoleucine is an isomer of L-leucine.

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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