4-Hydroxy Isoleucine Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

4-Hydroxy Isoleucine Properties

4-Hydroxy Isoleucine

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4-Hydroxy Isoleucine is an amino acid derivative that assists the pancreas in production of insulin.It plays a valuable role in insulin-promotion and glucose regulation.It also stimulates insulin secretion, thereby limiting the extent to which blood glucose (the glycemic index) is elevated.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 331.6 °C
CAS Number 6001-78-8
Density 1.18 g/cm3
EINECS Number 283-415-1
IUPAC Name (2s,3r)-2-Amino-4-Hydroxy-3-Methylpentanoic Acid
InChI 1S/C12H14/c1-5-10-6-8-11(9-7-10)12(2,3)4/h1,6-9H,2-4H3
Molar Mass 147.17 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H13NO3
Refractive 1.528-1.53 n/D
Synonyms L-4-Hydroxyisoleucine;2-Amino-2,3,5-Trideoxy-3-Methyl-D-Xylonicacid,(2s,3r,4s)-4-Hydroxyisoleucinemajorisomerand(2r,3r,4s)-4-Hydroxyisol