L-Glutamic Acid Monosodium Salt Hydrate

L-Glutamic Acid Monosodium Salt Hydrate

Synonyms Monosodium glutamate; MSG; Glu; E; (S)-2-Aminopentanedioic acid

CAS Number: 142-47-2 Molecular Formula: C5H8NO4Na • H2O Molecular Weight: 169.112 g/mol

EC Number: 205-538-1 MDL Number: MFCD00013074

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Description

Product Description

L-Glutamic Acid Monosodium Salt Hydrate

Application Notes

L-Glutamic acid is used in cell culture as a component of MEM non-essential amino acids solution.

Usage Statement

Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Key Applications

Media component||Nitrogen source

Specifications
SKU 02194677-CF
Application Notes L-Glutamic acid is used in cell culture as a component of MEM non-essential amino acids solution.
Biochemical Physiological Actions Agonist at kainate, NMDA, and quisqualate receptors; an excitatory amino acid neurotransmitter.
Boiling Point 225 deg C (decomposes)
Density 26.2 (saturated <a class="pubchem-internal-link CID-962" href="https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/water">water</a> solution at 20 deg C)
EC Number 205-538-1
Format powder
Grade Cell Culture Reagent
Hazard Statements H317
Applications Media component||Nitrogen source
Loss on Drying <0.5%
Melting Point 450° F (Decomposes) (NTP, 1992)
Molecular Formula C5H8NO4Na • H2O
Molecular Weight 169.112 g/mol
Optical Rotation +20° to +36 °(c=1, 1 N HCl)
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, Respirator filter
pH Between 6,7 and 7,2 (5 % solution)
Physical Appearance White Powder
Product Families Description L-Glutamic acid
Product Overview L-Glutamic Acid Monosodium Salt Hydrate
Purity ≥99%
RTECS Number MA1575000
Solubility greater than or equal to 100 mg/mL at 68° F (NTP, 1992)
Storage and Handling Room Temperature
Usage Statement Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.