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Compound Summary for: CID 5950


Also known as: L-alanine; L-alpha-alanine; L-2-Aminopropionic acid; (S)-Alanine; 56-41-7; (2S)-2-Aminopropanoic acid; (S)-2-Aminopropanoic acid
Molecular Formula: C3H7NO2   Molecular Weight: 89.09318   InChIKey: QNAYBMKLOCPYGJ-REOHCLBHSA-N
A non-essential amino acid that occurs in high levels in its free state in plasma. It is produced from pyruvate by transamination. It is involved in sugar and acid metabolism, increases IMMUNITY, and provides energy for muscle tissue, BRAIN, and the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.   From: MeSH
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