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Alfa Aesar™ L-Tryptophan, 99%

Brand:  Alfa Aesar™ A10230.36

UNSPSC : 12352100

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 73-22-3 Weight : 0.01000kg

Quantity 500g

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Product Code. 11473923

  • £266.06 / 500g


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 12-06-2017
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Description

Applications
L-tryptophan is an essential amino acid which is necessary for normal growth in infants and for nitrogen balance in adults. It acts as a natural dietary supplement and used as an antidepressant, anxiolytic and sleep aid. It is used as a precursor to niacin, indole alkaloids and serotonin. It acts as an important intrinsic fluorescent probe, which finds to estimate the nature of microenvironment of the tryptophan.

Solubility
Soluble in water, ammonia, hot alcohol, alkali hydroxides and dilute acids. Slightly soluble in acetic acid and ethanol. Insoluble in chloroform and ethyl ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong acids and strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

L-Tryptophan
C11H12N2O2
MFCD00064340
14,9797
73-22-3
204.23
86197
(S)-2-Amino-3-(3-indolyl)propionic acid; H-Trp-OH

Specifications

204.23
99%
L-Tryptophan
73-22-3
−31° (c=1 in water)
99%
86197
280° to 285°C
C11H12N2O2
500g
14,9797
(S)-2-Amino-3-(3-indolyl)propionic acid; H-Trp-OH
MFCD00064340
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