Chemical Component Summary

NameNORLEUCINE
Identifiers(2S)-2-aminohexanoic acid
FormulaC6 H13 N O2
Molecular Weight131.17
TypeL-PEPTIDE LINKING
Isomeric SMILESCCCC[C@H](N)C(O)=O
InChIInChI=1S/C6H13NO2/c1-2-3-4-5(7)6(8)9/h5H,2-4,7H2,1H3,(H,8,9)/t5-/m0/s1
InChIKeyLRQKBLKVPFOOQJ-YFKPBYRVSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count22
Chiral Atom Count1
Bond Count21
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB15458 
NameNorleucine
Groupsinvestigational
DescriptionNorleucine is under investigation in clinical trial NCT00081952 (Amino Acid Therapy for Hot Flashes in Postmenopausal Women).
Synonyms
  • L-NORLEUCINE
  • Norleucine
Categories
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Amino Acids
  • Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
  • Aminocaproates
  • Caproates
CAS number327-57-1