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Alfa Aesar™ DL-Tryptophan, 99%

$24.30 - $155.70

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material DL-Tryptophan
CAS 54-12-6
Molecular Formula C11H12N2O2
Formula Weight 204.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00064339
Beilstein 86196
Synonym (+/-)-2-Amino-3-(3-indolyl)propionic acid; H-DL-Trp-OH
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

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

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.