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L Glutamic Acid

  • Chemical Name: L-Glutamic acid
  • CAS No.:56-86-0
  • MF: C5H9NO4
  • MW: 147.13
  • Purity: >98% or As customer requested
  • Color: White
  • Chemical Properties: Off-White to Pale Yellow Solid
  • Water Solubility: 7.5 g/L (20 ºC)
  • Product Categories: Fine chemicals; amino acid; chemicals; pharmaceutical intermediate; APIs
  • Test method: HPLC


What is L Glutamic Acid?

L glutamic acid is an amino ACID used to frame proteins. In the body it transforms into glutamate. This is a compound that helps nerve cells in the mind send and get data from different cells. It very well might be engaged with learning and memory. It might assist individuals with hypochlorhydria (low stomach corrosive) or achlorhydria (no stomach ACID).

Basic information   

Product Name: L-Glutamic acid

l glutamate; glutaton; l glutaminic acid; glutamic acid; glutacid

CAS: 56-86-0
MW: 147.13
EINECS: 200-293-7
Product Categories: Fine chemicals; amino acid; chemicals; pharmaceutical intermediate; APIs; Food & Feed ADDITIVES; Amino acids series
Chemical Structure

L-Glutamic acid            

Chemical Properties    

Melting point  205 °C (dec.) (lit.)
alpha  32 º (c=10,2N HCl)
Boiling point  267.21°C (rough estimate)
density  1.54 g/cm3 at 20 °C
refractive index  1.4300 (estimate)
storage temp.  2-8°C
solubility  1 M HCl: 100 mg/mL
form  powder
pka 2.13(at 25℃)
color  White
PH 3.0-3.5 (8.6g/l, H2O, 25℃)
optical activity [α]20/D +32°, c = 10 in 2 M HCl
Water Solubility  7.5 g/L (20 ºC)
λmax λ: 260 nm Amax: 0.1
λ: 280 nm Amax: 0.1
JECFA Number 1420
Merck  14,4469
BRN  1723801
L Glutamic Acid Usage And Synthesis      

Digestion: In cell digestion, it assumes a significant part. Dietary proteins in the human body are separated by processing into amino acids. One of the primary instruments of amino corrosive corruption is transamination. Glutamate likewise plays a critical capability in the human body’s removal of surplus nitrogen.

Mind working: L glutamic acid fills in as a wellspring of energy for the advanced of the cerebrum and advances mental planning. Absence of amino acids can add to issues with consideration deficiency. Wellbeing experts recommend glutamic acid amino acid as it manages social problems and establishes a better learning climate.

Heart Function: Monosodium glutamate is a sort of glutamic acid amino acid that assists with working on the capability of the heartbeat. It likewise will in general diminish coronary illness related chest torment.

Prostate Health: The typical working of the prostate is upheld by l glutamic acid. The prostate is ordinarily made out of a high grouping of l-glutamic acid.

Help and Detoxification of the Immune System: For the expulsion of poisonous metabolic side-effects produced by the human body, l-glutamic acid is fundamental. It is mostly fundamental for the detoxification of smelling salts, which is completed by changing over glutamic corrosive into glutamine.

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