Alanine is an α-amino acid, the α-carbon of alanine is bound with methyl group. Alanine is one of simplest form of amino acids. L-alanine is one of 20 standard amino acids

Nutritional Phytochemical Analytical Laboratory

Molecular Weight: 89.09

Molecular Formula: C3H7NO2

IUPAC Name: (S)-2 aminopropanoic acid

CAS Name: L-Alanine

CAS number: 56-41-7

One Letter Code: A

Three Letter Code: Ala


Structural Formula

3D Structural Formula