Product: 3-Methyl-L-Histidine
Catalog Number: 35655
CAS Number: 368-16-1
Molecular Weight: 169.18
Structure: 3-Methyl-L-Histidine
Category: Research Compounds
Literature References:

Tallan, H.H., Stein, W.H., Moore, S., 3-Methylhistidine, A New AMino Acid From Human Urine. The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 1954, Feb., 206:825-834.; Goodman, M.N., Tumor necrosis factor induces skeletal muscle protein breakdown in rats. Endocrinology and Metabolism, 1991, May, 260(5):E727-E730.

Applications: A non-proteinogenic amino acid. Used as a possible treatment with pharmacological PPAR agonists to stimulate the ubiquitin proteasome pathway and myofibrillar protein breakdown in skeletal muscle.