3-(propylsulphinyl)-L-alanine - CAS 17795-24-3

3-(propylsulfinyl)-L-alanine(CAT:M080588), also known as PS-Ala or propylsulfinylalanine is a non-proteinogenic amino acid that contains a sulfoxide group (-SO-) in its side chain. This compound is known to exhibit a variety of biological activities, such as antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral properties. It has been investigated for its potential as a therapeutic agent for the treatment of viral infections, as well as for its use in the synthesis of peptidomimetics and other biologically active molecules.

Catalog Number: M080588

CAS Number: 17795-24-3

PubChem Substance ID:355106723

Molecular Formula: C6H13NO3S

Molecular Weight:179.234

Purity: ≥95%

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SynonymsS-Propyl-L-cysteine sulfoxide; 3-(propylsulfinyl)-L-Alanine


Molecular Formula: C6H13NO3S
Molecular Weight179.234
StorageStore at RT

Computed Descriptor

IUPAC Name(2R)-2-amino-3-propylsulfinylpropanoic acid