Agent Name

Glycylsarcosine

CAS Number

29816-01-1

Formula

C5-H10-N2-O3

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

N-Glycylsarcosine; [ChemIDplus] Gly-Sar; Glycyl-sarcosine; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Sarcosine, also known as N-methylglycine, is an intermediate and byproduct in glycine synthesis and degradation." [Wikipedia]

Comments

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

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