CHEBI:16015 - L-glutamic acid

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ChEBI Name L-glutamic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:16015
ChEBI ASCII Name L-glutamic acid
Definition An optically active form of glutamic acid having L-configuration.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:42825, CHEBI:6224, CHEBI:21304
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Formula C5H9NO4
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 147.12930
InChI InChI=1S/C5H9NO4/c6-3(5(9)10)1-2-4(7)8/h3H,1-2,6H2,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)/t3-/m0/s1
InChIKey WHUUTDBJXJRKMK-VKHMYHEASA-N
SMILES N[C@@H](CCC(O)=O)C(O)=O
Metabolite of Species Details
Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (NCBI:3055) See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): micronutrient

neurotransmitter
An endogenous compound that is used to transmit information across the synapse between a neuron and another cell.
fundamental metabolite
Any metabolite produced by all living cells.
(via glutamic acid )
Application(s): nutraceutical
A product in capsule, tablet or liquid form that provide essential nutrients, such as a vitamin, an essential mineral, a protein, an herb, or similar nutritional substance.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) has role micronutrient (CHEBI:27027)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) has role neurotransmitter (CHEBI:25512)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) has role nutraceutical (CHEBI:50733)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) is a L-α-amino acid (CHEBI:15705)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) is a glutamic acid (CHEBI:18237)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) is a glutamine family amino acid (CHEBI:24318)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) is a proteinogenic amino acid (CHEBI:83813)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) is conjugate acid of L-glutamate(1−) (CHEBI:29985)
L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015) is enantiomer of D-glutamic acid (CHEBI:15966)
Incoming γ-Glu-Gln (CHEBI:73707) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
γ-Glu-Glu (CHEBI:73705) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
γ-Glu-Met (CHEBI:82965) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
γ-Glu-Tyr (CHEBI:82969) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
4-methyl-L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:20440) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
5-L-glutamyl amino acid (CHEBI:15857) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
erythro-4-hydroxy-L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:21285) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
N-acetyl-L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:17533) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-γ-glutamyl-L-cysteine (CHEBI:17515) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-glutamic acid derivative (CHEBI:83982) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Ac-Asp-Glu (CHEBI:73688) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Ala-Trp (CHEBI:73490) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Asp (CHEBI:73503) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Asp-Gln-Gln (CHEBI:73465) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Asp-Ile (CHEBI:73491) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Cys-Cys (CHEBI:73495) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Glu (CHEBI:5390) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Glu-Gln-Trp (CHEBI:73484) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Glu-Glu (CHEBI:73493) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Glu-Gly (CHEBI:73494) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Glu-Ile (CHEBI:73492) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Gly-Trp (CHEBI:73496) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Ile-Phe (CHEBI:73497) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Ile-Ser (CHEBI:73498) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Ile-Val (CHEBI:73499) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Leu (CHEBI:73506) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Leu-Phe-Ala (CHEBI:73485) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Lys (CHEBI:73521) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Lys-Trp-Ala (CHEBI:73487) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Met (CHEBI:73507) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Phe-Gln-Gln (CHEBI:73488) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Phe-Val (CHEBI:73501) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Pro (CHEBI:73508) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Ser (CHEBI:73509) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Thr (CHEBI:73510) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Thr-Thr-Tyr (CHEBI:73489) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Trp (CHEBI:73512) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Tyr (CHEBI:73513) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Val-Val (CHEBI:73502) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
glutamine hydroxamate (CHEBI:75305) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
methotrexate (CHEBI:44185) has functional parent L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
Glu-Gly (CHEBI:73505) is a L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-glutamate(1−) (CHEBI:29985) is conjugate base of L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
D-glutamic acid (CHEBI:15966) is enantiomer of L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-α-glutamyl group (CHEBI:46855) is substituent group from L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-γ-glutamyl group (CHEBI:32474) is substituent group from L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-glutamic acid residue (CHEBI:29972) is substituent group from L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-glutamo group (CHEBI:46854) is substituent group from L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
L-glutamoyl group (CHEBI:32475) is substituent group from L-glutamic acid (CHEBI:16015)
IUPAC Names
(2S)-2-aminopentanedioic acid
L-glutamic acid
INNs Sources
acide glutamique ChEBI
ácido glutámico ChEBI
acidum glutamicum ChEBI
glutamic acid ChEBI
Synonyms Sources
(S)-2-aminopentanedioic acid ChEBI
(S)-glutamic acid NIST Chemistry WebBook
E ChEBI
Glu ChEBI
Glutamate KEGG COMPOUND
GLUTAMIC ACID PDBeChem
L-Glu ChEBI
L-Glutamic acid KEGG COMPOUND
L-Glutaminic acid KEGG COMPOUND
L-Glutaminsäure ChEBI
Database Links Databases
C00001358 KNApSAcK
C00025 KEGG COMPOUND
D00007 KEGG DRUG
DB00142 DrugBank
GLT MetaCyc
GLU_LFOH PDBeChem
HMDB00148 HMDB
L-Glutamic_Acid Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1723801 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
1723801 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
3502 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
56-86-0 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
56-86-0 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
56-86-0 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
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Last Modified
10 June 2015