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1294976 USP

Glutamic acid

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym: (S)-2-Aminopentanedioic acid, L-Glutamic acid, Glu

  • CAS Number 56-86-0

  • Linear Formula HO2CCH2CH2CH(NH2)CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 147.13

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1723801

  •  MDL number MFCD00002634

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329749950

  •  NACRES NA.24

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grade   pharmaceutical primary standard
form   crystalline
mfr. no.   USP
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
mp   205 °C (dec.) (lit.)
density   1.54 g/cm3 at 20 °C
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
SMILES string   N[C@@H](CCC(O)=O)C(O)=O
InChI   1S/C5H9NO4/c6-3(5(9)10)1-2-4(7)8/h3H,1-2,6H2,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)/t3-/m0/s1
InChI key   WHUUTDBJXJRKMK-VKHMYHEASA-N

Description

General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

Biochem/physiol Actions

An excitatory amino acid neurotransmitter that is an agonist at all subtypes of glutamate receptors (metabotropic, kainate, NMDA, and AMPA).

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

USP issued SDS can be found here.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

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