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56-41-7 - L-Alanine, Cell Culture Reagent - H-Ala-OH - L-2-Aminopropionic acid - J60279 - Alfa Aesar

J60279 L-Alanine, Cell Culture Reagent

CAS Number
56-41-7
Synonyms
H-Ala-OH
L-2-Aminopropionic acid

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
50g 52.50
100g 82.00
500g 392.00
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L-Alanine, Cell Culture Reagent

MDL
MFCD00064410
EINECS
200-273-8

Chemical Properties

Formula
C3H7NO2
Formula Weight
89.09
Form
Powder
Melting point
ca 295° dec.
Solubility
Soluble in water 166.5 g/L..

Applications

It is a key player in the Glucose-Alanine cycle, which enables the removal of pyruvate and glutamate from muscle to the liver. The Glucose-Alanine cycle aides to conserve ATP in muscle for muscle contraction, while the energy burden of gluconeogenesis is imposed upon the liver.

Notes

Store in cool, dry place in a tightly sealed container. Store away from oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Aubérie Parent; Xavier Elduque; David Cornu; Laura Belot; Jean-Pierre Le Caer; Anna Grandas; Michel B Toledano; Benoit D'Autréaux. Mammalian frataxin directly enhances sulfur transfer of NFS1 persulfide to both ISCU and free thiols. Nature Communications. 2015, 6 5686.

Heidi Turkia; Heli Sirén, Merja Penttilä; Juha-Pekka Pitkänen. Capillary electrophoresis with laser-induced fluorescence detection for studying amino acid uptake by yeast during beer fermentation. Talanta. 2015, 131, 366-371.

Other References

Merck
14,204
Beilstein
1720248
Harmonized Tariff Code
2922.49
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
AY2990000

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