Agent Name

Alanylglutamine

CAS Number

39537-23-0

Formula

C8-H15-N3-O4

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Ala-Gln; Dipeptamin; Dipeptiven; GlutaMAX; L-Alanyl-L-glutamine; N(2)-L-Alanyl-L-glutamine; L-Glutamine, N2-L-alanyl-; [ChemIDplus] L-Glutamine, L-alanyl-; [RTECS] (2S)-5-Amino-2-([(2S)-2-aminopropanoyl]amino)-5-oxopentanoic acid; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make dipeptides, as a laboratory reagent, and in cosmetics; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Causes hyperglycemia in acute oral studies of rats; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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