Discontinued Product

D-Alanine (Cat. No. 0204) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 0204 - D-Alanine | C3H7NO2 | CAS No. 338-69-2
Description: Weak glycine receptor agonist
Purity: ≥99%

Biological Activity

Agonist at the inhibitory glycine receptor. L-alanine (Cat. No. 0205) also available.

Technical Data

M. Wt 89.09
Formula C3H7NO2
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥99%
CAS Number 338-69-2
Smiles N[C@@]([H])([C@](O)=O)C

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References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

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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