Agent Name

DL-Histidine

CAS Number

4998-57-6

Formula

C6-H9-N3-O2

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Histidine, DL-; DL-2-Amino-3-(4-imidazolyl)propionsaeure; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Histidine is an essential amino acid; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Histidine."

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