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Substance Name: alpha-Aminobutyric acid
RN: 2835-81-6
UNII: 8306QPJ19P
InChIKey: QWCKQJZIFLGMSD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H9-N-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 103.12
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-aminobutyric acid, dl
  • alpha-Aminobutyric acid

Synonyms

  • 2-Aminobutyric acid
  • AI3-15284
  • alpha-Aminobutyric acid
  • Butyrine
  • DL-2-Amino-n-butyric acid
  • DL-alpha-Amino-n-butyric acid
  • DL-alpha-Amino-n-butyric acid (beta-form)
  • EINECS 201-296-6
  • EINECS 220-616-5
  • NSC 3251
  • UNII-8306QPJ19P

Systematic Names

  • 2-Aminobutyric acid
  • Butanoic acid, 2-amino-
  • Butyric acid, 2-amino-, DL- (8CI)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 2835-81-6

FDA UNII

  • 8306QPJ19P

Other Registry Number

  • 80-60-4

System Generated Number

  • 0002835816

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H9NO2/c1-2-3(5)4(6)7/h3H,2,5H2,1H3,(H,6,7)

InChIKey

QWCKQJZIFLGMSD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C([C@@H](CC)N)(O)=O

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 305 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -2.500 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 2.00E+05 mg/L 25 EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.95E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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