Alfa Aesar™ L-Serine, 99%

Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11179.22

L-SERINE, 99% 100G

UNSPSC: 12352111

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 56-45-1 Weight: 0.01000kg

Product Code. 11499113

Quantity Price
1 £ 57.13 / 100g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 01-02-2017
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Description and Specification

L-serine is used as a dietary supplement to improve health under certain conditions of malnutrition or physical stress, as a cosmetic incredient, as ingredients for cell culture media. It is used as a precursor to several amino acids, including glycine, cysteine and other metabolites such as sphingolipids and folate. It is used in bio-synthesis of purines and pyrimidines. It plays a vital role in catalytic function of enzymes. Further, L-serine and its metabolic products are essential for cell proliferation and specific functions of the central nervous system. .

Soluble in water. Insoluble in ethanol, ether and benzene.

Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.