4-Hydroxyisoleucine Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

4-Hydroxyisoleucine Properties

4-Hydroxyisoleucine

4-Hydroxyisoleucine-Molecule Struture
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Description

 

4-Hydroxyisoleucine is an non-protein amino acid derivative that assists the pancreas in production of insulin.It has a direct, stimulating effect on insulin production and reducing overall blood glucose levels.It is used as a treatment for type II diabetes.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 331.6 oC
CAS Number 55399-93-4,781658-23-9,21704-86-9
Density 1.18 g/cm3
EINECS Number 283-415-1
IUPAC Name (2s,3r)-2-Amino-4-Hydroxy-3-Methylpentanoic Acid
InChI 1S/C6H13NO3/c1-3(4(2)8)5(7)6(9)10/h3-5,8H,7H2,1-2H3,(H,9,10)/t3-,4?,5-/m0/s1
InChIKey OSCCDBFHNMXNME-DSDZBIDZSA-N
Molar Mass 147.17 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H13NO3
Refractive 1.498 n/D
Solubility Soluble
Synonyms 2-Amino-2,3,5-Trideoxy-3-Methyl-D-Xylonic Acid;(2s,3r,4s)-4-Hydroxyisoleucine Major Isomer;(2r,3r,4s)-4-Hydroxyisoleucine Minor Isomer;(2s,3r,4s)-2-Amino-4-Hydroxy-3-Methylpentanoic Acid;(4s)-4-Hydroxy-L-Isoleucine