Cycloleucine Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Cycloleucine Properties


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Cycloleucine is a non-proteinogenic amino acid.It is a non-metabolisable amino acid and is a specific and reversible inhibitor of nucleic acid methylation, and as such is widely used in biochemical experiments.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White to Beige Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 256.1ºC
CAS Number 52-52-8
Density 1.207 g/cm3
EINECS Number 200-144-6
IUPAC Name 1-Amino-1-Cyclopentanecarboxylic Acid
InChI 1/C6H11NO2/c7-6(5(8)9)3-1-2-4-6/h1-4,7H2,(H,8,9)
Melting Point 320 °C
Molar Mass 129.16 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H11NO2
RTECS Number GY2625000
Synonyms 1-Amino-1-Cyclopentanecarboxylic Acid;1-Aminocyclopentane Carboxylic Acid;1-Aminocyclopentane Carboxylate;Cyclopentanecarboxylic Acid,1-Amino- uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X