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Alfa Aesar™ L-Alanine, 99%

$30.59 - $323.70

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material L-Alanine
CAS 56-41-7
Molecular Formula C3H7NO2
Formula Weight 89.09g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00064410
Beilstein 1720248
Merck Index 14,204
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Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1580414

 
alfa aesar
A15804-14
25g Each for $30.59

AAA1580422

 
alfa aesar™
A15804-22
100g Each for $81.95

AAA1580436

 
alfa aesar™
A15804-36
500g Each for $323.70
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 1.432
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material L-Alanine
CAS 56-41-7
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C3H7NO2
Formula Weight 89.09g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00064410
Beilstein 1720248
Merck Index 14,204
RTECS Number AY2990000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
L-Alanine plays a vital role in glucose-alanine cycle between tissue and liver. It is used for protein construction as well as involved in the metabolism of tryptophan and vitamin pyridoxine. It provides energy for muscles and central nervous system in order to strengthen the immune system. It helps in the metabolism of sugars and organic acids, and enhances the germination rates of Bacillus subtilis spores. It also displays a cholesterol-reducing effect in animals.

Solubility
Soluble in water and cold ethanol. Slightly soluble in pyridine. Insoluble in ether and acetone.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.