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Alanine is a non-essential aminoacid encoded by GCU, GCC, GCA, and GCG codons. Besides being a building block of proteins, alanine plays a key role in glucose-alanine cycle. Alanine is medically used as a dietary supplement for conditions such as fructose intolerance, muscle atrophy, low birth weight.   NCATS

  • SMILES: C[C@H](N)C(O)=O
  • InChIKey: QNAYBMKLOCPYGJ-REOHCLBHSA-N
  • Mol. Mass: 89.0932
  • ALogP: -0.58
  • ChEMBL Molecules:
More Chemistry
(2s)-2-aminopropanoic acid | alanine | e639 | l-2-aminopropionic acid | l-alanin | l-alanine | l-alpha-alanine | l-α-alanine | (s)-2-aminopropanoic acid | (s)-alanine

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