Cat. No. 0205

L-Alanine C3H7NO2 [56-41-7]

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Biological Activity

Agonist at the inhibitory glycine receptor. D-alanine (Cat. No. 0204) also available.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water
>99 %
Store at RT

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Saitoh et al (1994) A novel antagonist, phenylbenzene ω-phosphono-α-amino acid, for strychnine-sensitive glycine receptors in the rat spinal cord. Br.J.Pharmacol. 113 165. PMID: 7812607.

Schieden and Betz (1995) Pharmacology of the inhibitory glycine receptor: agonist and antagonist actions of amino acids and piperidine carboxylic acid compounds. Mol.Pharmacol. 48 919. PMID: 7476923.

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Keywords: L-Alanine, supplier, Glycine, receptor, agonists, GlyR, Receptors, Glycine Receptor Agonists

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