CHEBI:55484 - α-phenylglycine

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ChEBI Name α-phenylglycine
ChEBI ASCII Name alpha-phenylglycine
Definition An amino acid with a structure in which a phenyl ring is bonded to the α-carbon of glycine.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:316276
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Formula C8H9NO2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 151.16260
Monoisotopic Mass 151.06333
InChI InChI=1S/C8H9NO2/c9-7(8(10)11)6-4-2-1-3-5-6/h1-5,7H,9H2,(H,10,11)
SMILES NC(C(O)=O)c1ccccc1
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): human metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in humans (Homo sapiens).
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Outgoing α-phenylglycine (CHEBI:55484) has role human metabolite (CHEBI:77746)
α-phenylglycine (CHEBI:55484) is a non-proteinogenic α-amino acid (CHEBI:83925)
Incoming D-α-phenylglycine (CHEBI:44962) is a α-phenylglycine (CHEBI:55484)
L-α-phenylglycine (CHEBI:439819) is a α-phenylglycine (CHEBI:55484)
amino(phenyl)acetic acid
Synonyms Sources
2-Amino-2-phenylacetic acid ChemIDplus
2-Phenylglycine ChemIDplus
alpha-amino-alpha-Toluic acid ChemIDplus
alpha-Aminobenzeneacetic acid ChemIDplus
alpha-Aminophenylacetic acid ChemIDplus
Amino(phenyl)acetic acid NIST Chemistry WebBook
Amino-phenyl-acetic acid ChEMBL
DL-2-phenylglycine NIST Chemistry WebBook
DL-α-phenylglycine NIST Chemistry WebBook
DL-phenylglycine NIST Chemistry WebBook
Manual Xref Database
HMDB0002210 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
2835-06-5 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
2835-06-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
608018 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
608018 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
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Last Modified
23 October 2015