Catalogue Number: H288900
Chemical Name: L-Hercynine
Synonyms: (S)-3-(1H-Imidazol-5-yl)-2-(trimethylammonio)propanoate; (S)-α-Carboxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-1H-imidazole-4-ethanaminium Inner Salt; L-(1-Carboxy-2-imidazol-4-ylethyl)trimethylammonium Hydroxide Inner Salt; Histidine-betaine; α-N,N,N-Trimethylhistidine;
CAS Number: 534-30-5
Alternate CAS #: Deleted CAS: 16321-97-4; 138829-15-9; Racemic mixt
Molecular Formula: C₉H₁₅N₃O₂
Appearance: White Solid
Melting Point: >210°C (dec.)
Molecular Weight: 197.23
Storage: Hygroscopic, -20°C Freezer, Under inert atmosphere
Solubility: Methanol (Slightly), Water (Slightly)
Applications: L-Hercynine is a precursor of L-(+)-Ergothioneine (E600000); a natural molecule isolated from the rye ergot fungus and later identified in rat erythrocytes and liver and in numerous other animal tissues. Its antioxidizing properties may afford the compound therapeutic potential or it may be used as a food additive or in cosmetics.

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MSDS: H288900.pdf
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