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Alfa Aesar™ L-Lysine, 98%

$106.55 - $749.47

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 56-87-1
Molecular Formula C6H14N2O2
Molecular Weight (g/mol) 146.19
MDL Number MFCD00064433
InChI Key KDXKERNSBIXSRK-YFKPBYRVSA-N
Synonym l-lysine, lysine, h-lys-oh, lysine acid, s-lysine, aminutrin, 2s-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid, l-+-lysine, alpha-lysine, lysinum
PubChem CID 5962
ChEBI CHEBI:18019
IUPAC Name (2S)-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid
SMILES C(CCN)CC(C(=O)O)N
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Products 3
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity  
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity  
AAJ6222514 View Documents Alfa Aesar™
J6222514
25g Each for $106.55
 
AAJ6222522 View Documents Alfa Aesar™
J6222522
100g Each for $311.51
 
AAJ6222536 View Documents Alfa Aesar™
J6222536
500g Each for $749.47
 
Description

Description

Applications
L-Lysine is an essential amino acid used in human nutrition. It plays a vital role in calcium absorption, building muscle protein and recovering from surgery or sports injuries. It is used for the treatment of herpes infections and cold sores. Its derivatives lysine acetylsalicylate is utilized to treat pain as well as to detoxify the body after heroin use. It is an important additive to animal feed. Further, it is used in many foods, especially red meats, fish and dairy products.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Insoluble in ethanol, ethyl ether, acetone, benzene and common neutral solvent.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

56-87-1
146.19
KDXKERNSBIXSRK-YFKPBYRVSA-N
5962
(2S)-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid
C6H14N2O2
MFCD00064433
l-lysine, lysine, h-lys-oh, lysine acid, s-lysine, aminutrin, 2s-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid, l-+-lysine, alpha-lysine, lysinum
CHEBI:18019
C(CCN)CC(C(=O)O)N

Specifications

56-87-1
MFCD00064433
14,5636
Soluble in water
C(CCN)CC(C(=O)O)N
146.19
CHEBI:18019
Powder
White
25g
L-Lysine
C6H14N2O2
1722531
l-lysine, lysine, h-lys-oh, lysine acid, s-lysine, aminutrin, 2s-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid, l-+-lysine, alpha-lysine, lysinum
KDXKERNSBIXSRK-YFKPBYRVSA-N
(2S)-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid
5962
146.19
98%
215°C
+26° (c=2 in 6M HCl)
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : OL5540000

TSCA : TSCA