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Substance Name: alpha-Amino-beta-methylaminopropionate
RN: 16676-91-8
InChIKey: UJVHVMNGOZXSOZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Glutamate agonist.

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H10-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 118.135
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • alpha-Amino-beta-methylaminopropionate

Synonyms

  • 2-Amino-3(methylamino)propionic acid
  • 3-(Methylamino)-(DL)-alanine
  • alpha-Amino-beta-methylaminopropionic acid
  • beta-N-Methylamino-L-alanine
  • BMAA
  • DL-Alanine, 3-(methylamino)-
  • DL-alpha-Amino-beta-(methylamino)propionic acid
  • DL-alpha-Amino-beta-methylaminopropionic acid
  • HSDB 3461
  • Propionic acid, 2-amino-3-(methylamino)-, DL-
  • Propionic acid, alpha-amino-beta-methylamino-

Systematic Names

  • Alanine, 3-(methylamino)-
  • Propionic acid, alpha-amino-beta-methylamino-, DL-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 16676-91-8

Other Registry Number

  • 17463-44-4

System Generated Number

  • 0016676918

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H10N2O2/c1-6-2-3(5)4(7)8/h3,6H,2,5H2,1H3,(H,7,8)

InChIKey

UJVHVMNGOZXSOZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

CNCC(C(=O)O)N

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
chicken LDLo intraperitoneal 400mg/kg (400mg/kg)   Federation Proceedings, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Vol. 31, Pg. 1473, 1972.
mouse LDLo intraperitoneal 1680mg/kg (1680mg/kg)   Federation Proceedings, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Vol. 31, Pg. 1473, 1972.
rat LDLo intraperitoneal 840mg/kg (840mg/kg)   Federation Proceedings, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Vol. 31, Pg. 1473, 1972.