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L Leucine Powder

  • Chemical Name:L-Leucine
  • CAS No.:61-90-5
  • MF:C6H13NO2
  • MW:131.17
  • Purity: >98% or As customer requested
  • Color: White to Off-white
  • Product Categories: Biochemistry;Nutritional Supplements;L-Amino Acids;Amino Acids; APIs; Biochemical Engineering
  • Test method: HPLC

What is L Leucine Powder?

L leucine powder triggers the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) signaling pathway, which is involved in autophagy, muscle protein synthesis, and insulin signaling among other metabolic and physiological processes.

L-leucine powder activates mTOR complex 1 (mTORC1), which in turn stimulates cell growth, by binding with the regulator Sestrin2.The release of insulin is sparked by leucine, which also causes protein synthesis and prevents protein breakdown.

Basic information  
Product Name: L-Leucine
Synonyms: leucine; Leucin; Leucinum; L-leucin; Leucina; alpha-Aminoisocaproic acid
CAS: 61-90-5
MF: C6H13NO2
MW: 131.17
EINECS: 200-522-0
Product Categories: Biochemistry;Nutritional Supplements;L-Amino Acids;Amino Acids; APIs; Biochemical Engineering
Chemical Structure


Chemical Properties   
Melting point  >300 °C (lit.)
alpha  15.4 º (c=4, 6N HCl)
Boiling point  122-134 °C(Press: 2-3 Torr)
density  1,293 g/cm3
vapor pressure  <1 hPa (20 °C)
refractive index  1.4630 (estimate)
Fp  145-148°C
storage temp.  2-8°C
solubility  1 M HCl: 50 mg/mL
pka 2.328(at 25℃)
form  powder
color  White to Off-white
PH 5.5-6.5 (20g/l, H2O, 20℃)
optical activity [α]20/D +15.5°, c = 2 in 6 M HCl
Water Solubility  22.4 g/L (20 C)
λmax λ: 260 nm Amax: 0.05
λ: 280 nm Amax: 0.05
Sublimation  145-148 ºC
JECFA Number 1423
Merck  14,5451
BRN  1721722
Stability: Stability Moisture and light sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidising agents.
L Leucine Powder Usage And Synthesis

1.Controls Blood Glucose

L leucine powder improves insulin secretion, which aids diabetics.When it comes from food, it happens.Additionally, studies indicate that leucine regulates blood sugar levels.

2.Contributes to Children's Development and Growth

L-leucine powder is necessary for children's growth because it stimulates the secretion of particular growth hormones.Additionally, foods high in protein contain a reasonable amount of leucine.As a result, a child's diet must include more foods high in leucine, such as eggs, lentils, sesame seeds, chickpeas, and soybeans in the form of tofu, tempeh, edamame, brown rice, and nuts.

3.Leucine Helps Build Muscle

Our bodies Need l leucine powder to Keep Our Bones HealthyAdditionally, it boosts strength and muscle growth.Branching amino acids are most commonly utilized in bodybuilding.During protein synthesis, these acids break down, promoting muscle growth.Leucine has more advantages for athletes than just muscle growth.

4.Contributes to Weight Management

Bulk leucine also contributes to weight management.By providing a sense of fullness, it aids in the reduction of food cravings.Additionally, research suggests that leucine enhances the response to the hormone leptin, which regulates appetite. During weight loss, leucine also prevents muscle loss.On the contrary, it reduces fat while maintaining muscle mass.Additionally, they avoid blood sugar spikes.

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