5-Aminolevulinic acid

CAS Registry Number®

106-60-5
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CAS Name

5-Aminolevulinic acid

Molecular Formula

C5H9NO3

Molecular Mass

131.13

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Compound Properties

  • Melting Point (1)

    118-119 °C

Source(s)

Other Names and Identifiers

InChI

InChI=1S/C5H9NO3/c6-3-4(7)1-2-5(8)9/h1-3,6H2,(H,8,9)

InChIKey

InChIKey=ZGXJTSGNIOSYLO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

SMILES

C(CCC(O)=O)(CN)=O

Canonical SMILES

O=C(O)CCC(=O)CN

Other Names for this Substance

  • Pentanoic acid, 5-amino-4-oxo-
  • Levulinic acid, 5-amino-
  • 5-Amino-4-oxopentanoic acid
  • δ-Aminolevulinic acid
  • 5-Aminolevulinic acid

Deleted or Replaced CAS Registry Numbers

1354778-41-8