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V0513 Sigma-Aldrich

L-Valine

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

Synonym: (S)-α-Aminoisovaleric acid, L-2-Amino-3-methylbutanoic acid

  • CAS Number 72-18-4

  • Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCH(NH2)CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 117.15

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1721136

  •  EC Number 200-773-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00064220

  •  eCl@ss 32160406

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24900696

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Description

Application

L-Valine as been used in the preparation of amino acid supplemented media to culture primary hepatocytes.

Packaging

1 kg in poly drum

10 mg in glass bottle

25, 100 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Valine is an essential amino acid, involved in the biosynthesis of glutamine and alanine. Valine being a branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) maintains a balance among the BCAAs. L-Valine serves as an energy fuel. Long term deficiency of L-Valine leads to growth failure, organ damage and loss of muscle mass.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Cell Culture Guide

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