6-Fluoro-DL-tryptophan, 100 mg

6-Fluoro-DL-tryptophan, 100 mg

Synonyms DL-2-amino-3-(6-fluoroindolyl) propionic acid

CAS Number: 7730-20-3 Molecular Formula: C11H11FN2O2 Molecular Weight: 222.22

EC Number: 231-788-6 MDL Number: MFCD00005653

Packaging size: 100 mg

SKU 0215815780
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SKU 0215815780
Alternate Names DL-2-amino-3-(6-fluoroindolyl) propionic acid
Application Notes 6-Fluoro-DL-tryptophan (6-F-TRP), a serotonin (5-HT) synthesis inhibitor, is metabolized in the brain and may be useful for tracing neuronal serotoninergic pools. 6-F-TRP is used as a competitive inhibitor of tryptophan binding to albumin and passage through the blood brain barrier (BBB).
Base Catalog Number 15815780
CAS # 7730-20-3
EC Number 231-788-6
Melting Point 280 - 285 °C (dec.)(Lit.)
Molecular Formula C11H11FN2O2
Molecular Weight 222.22
Pack Size 100 mg
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, respirator filter
RTECS Number YN6850000
Solubility Soluble in 0.5 M hydrochloric acid (50 mg/mL) - clear solution.
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