CHEBI:15705 - L-α-amino acid

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ChEBI Name L-α-amino acid
ChEBI ASCII Name L-alpha-amino acid
Definition Any α-amino acid having L-configuration at the α-carbon.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:13243, CHEBI:13072, CHEBI:13797, CHEBI:21224, CHEBI:6175
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Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted base
A molecular entity capable of accepting a hydron from a donor (Bronsted acid).
(via organic amino compound )
Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): mouse metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in a mouse (Mus musculus).
Related Structures
L-α-amino acid is a Functional Parent of
N-acyl-L-alpha-amino acid
Mass : 101.061
Formula : C3H3NO3R2
L-α-amino acid has Substituent Group(s)
L-alpha-amino acid residue
Mass : 56.04340
Formula : C2H2NOR
L-α-amino acid is a Structural Derivative of
Mass : 17.03056
Formula : H3N
L-α-amino acid is a Conjugate Acid of
L-alpha-amino acid anion
Mass : 88.08520
Formula : C2H3NO2R
L-α-amino acid is a Tautomer of
L-alpha-amino acid zwitterion
Definition : Zwitterionic form of an L-alpha-amino acid having an anionic carboxy group and a protonated amino group.
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