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Compound Summary for: CID 161644

Glycine

Also known as: ammonium aminoacetate; 29728-27-6; 56-40-6 (Parent); Ammonium glycinate; Glycine, monoammonium salt; Glycine, ammonium salt (1:1)
Molecular Formula: C2H8N2O2   Molecular Weight: 92.09712   InChIKey: FDIWRLNJDKKDHB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A non-essential amino acid. It is found primarily in gelatin and silk fibroin and used therapeutically as a nutrient. It is also a fast inhibitory neurotransmitter.   From: MeSH
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