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6600-40-4 - L-Norvaline, 99% - (S)-2-Aminopentanoic acid - L-2-Aminovaleric acid - L08658 - Alfa Aesar

L08658 L-Norvaline, 99%

CAS Number
6600-40-4
Synonyms
(S)-2-Aminopentanoic acid
L-2-Aminovaleric acid

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
1g 25.60
5g 63.10
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L-Norvaline, 99%

MDL
MFCD00064421
EINECS
229-543-3

Chemical Properties

Formula
C5H11NO2
Formula Weight
117.15
Melting point
>300°
Solubility
Soluble in water (almost transparency), 10.5 g/100 mL (18°C).

Applications

L-Norvaline enhances NO production from activated macrophages. It is known to promote tissue regeneration and muscle growth and become a precursor in the penicillin biosynthetic pathway. It also can be used for nutrition agent and drug synthesis. For example: it can react with phthalic acid anhydride to get N,N-phthaloyl-L-norvaline.

Notes

Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Literature References

Chiung-I Chang, et al. Macrophage Arginase Promotes Tumor Cell Growth and Suppresses Nitric Oxide-mediated Tumor Cytotoxicity.Cancer Res.,2001,611100-1106.

Xiu-Fen Ming, et al. Thrombin Stimulates Human Endothelial Arginase Enzymatic Activity via RhoA/ROCK Pathway Implications for Atherosclerotic Endothelial Dysfunction.Circulation.,2004,1103708-3714.

Other References

Merck
14,6716
Beilstein
1721162
Harmonized Tariff Code
2922.49
TSCA
No

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