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Alfa Aesar™ L-Ornithine hydrochloride, 99%

$81.12 - $350.96

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material L-Ornithine hydrochloride
CAS 3184-13-2
Molecular Formula C5H12N2O2·HCl
Formula Weight 168.62
MDL Number MFCD00064562
Beilstein 3625847
Merck Index 14,6874
Synonym (S)-(+)-2,5-Diaminopentanoic acid hydrochloride; H-Orn-OH.HCl
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AAA1211122

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alfa aesar™
A1211122
100g Each for $81.12

AAA1211136

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1211136
500g Each for $350.96
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 168.62
Chemical Name or Material L-Ornithine hydrochloride
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C5H12N2O2·HCl
MDL Number MFCD00064562
CAS 3184-13-2
Beilstein 3625847
Merck Index 14,6874
Synonym (S)-(+)-2,5-Diaminopentanoic acid hydrochloride; H-Orn-OH.HCl
Melting Point ≈238°C (dec.)
Quantity 100g
Optical Rotation +23° (c=5 in 5N HCl)
RTECS Number RM2985000

Applications
L-Ornithine hydrochloride is used in the biosynthesis of L-arginine, L-proline and polyamines. It plays an important role in ammonia metabolism via the urea cycle.

Solubility
Soluble in water (543 mg/ml at 20°C), and alcohol.

Notes
Store at room temperature. Store in cool, dry place in a tightly sealed container. Store away from oxidizing agent.