Please login to your online account to display your discounted pricing

Alfa Aesar™ DL-Tryptophan, 99%

$28.16 - $178.55

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material DL-Tryptophan
CAS 54-12-6
Molecular Formula C11H12N2O2
Formula Weight 204.23
MDL Number MFCD00064339
Beilstein 86196
Synonym (+/-)-2-Amino-3-(3-indolyl)propionic acid; H-DL-Trp-OH
View More Specs
Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAL0593606

 
alfa aesar™
L0593606
5g Each for $28.16

AAL0593614

 
alfa aesar™
L0593614
25g Each for $69.58

AAL0593622

 
alfa aesar™
L0593622
100g Each for $178.55
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 204.23
Chemical Name or Material DL-Tryptophan
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C11H12N2O2
MDL Number MFCD00064339
CAS 54-12-6
TSCA TSCA
Beilstein 86196
Synonym (+/-)-2-Amino-3-(3-indolyl)propionic acid; H-DL-Trp-OH
Melting Point ≈280°C
Quantity 5g
RTECS Number YN6129200

Applications
DL-Tryptophan is an amino acid precursor of serotonin and melatonin. It is a dietary supplement for use as an antidepressant, anxiolytic, and sleep aid. DL-tryptophan also can be used as feed nutrition enhancer, antioxidants.

Solubility
Soluble I water. 10 g/L (20°C), Hcl and alkalies. Sparingly soluble in alcohol.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible materials are Strong oxidizing agents, strong acids.