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Substance Name: Sarcosine
RN: 107-97-1
UNII: Z711V88R5F
InChIKey: FSYKKLYZXJSNPZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • An amino acid intermediate in the metabolism of choline.

Classification Code

  • Mutation Data

Molecular Formula

  • C3-H7-N-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 89.0933
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Sarcosine

MeSH Heading

  • Sarcosine

Synonyms

  • (Methylamino)acetic acid
  • (Methylamino)ethanoic acid
  • 4-04-00-02363 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • Acetic acid, (methylamino)-
  • AI3-15410
  • BRN 1699442
  • EINECS 203-538-6
  • Glycine, N-methyl-
  • Methylglycine
  • N-Methylaminoacetic acid
  • N-Methylglycine
  • Sarcosin
  • Sarcosine
  • Sarcosinic acid
  • Sargosine hydrochloride
  • UNII-Z711V88R5F

Systematic Names

  • Glycine, N-methyl-
  • Sarcosine

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 107-97-1

FDA UNII

  • Z711V88R5F

Other Registry Number

  • 783292-49-9

Related Registry Numbers

  • 4316-73-8 (mono-hydrochloride salt)
  • 637-96-7 (hydrochloride)

System Generated Number

  • 0000107971

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C3H7NO2/c1-4-2-3(5)6/h4H,2H2,1H3,(H,5,6)

InChIKey

FSYKKLYZXJSNPZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(C(=O)O)NC

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 212.5 dec deg C   EXP
pKa Dissociation Constant 2.35 (none) 25 EXP
log P (octanol-water) -2.78E+00 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 3.00E+05 mg/L 20 EXP
Vapor Pressure 1.65E-07 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 2.47E-09 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 7.13E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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