Product: L-Citrulline-2,3,3,4,4,5,5-d7
Catalog Number: D5259
CAS Number: 2483831-24-7
Synonyms: L-2-Amino-5-ureidovaleric acid;
(S)-2-Amino-5-ureidopentanoic acid
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Enrichment: 98%D
Molecular Weight: 182.23
Structure: L-Citrulline-2,3,3,4,4,5,5-d<sub>7</sub>
Appearance: White solid
Category: Labeled Amino Acids and Derivatives
Literature References:

Rogers, G. E.; Rothnagel, J. A., A sensitive assay for the enzyme activity in hair follicles and epidermis that catalyses the peptidyl-arginine-citrulline post-translational modification. Current problems in dermatology, 1983, 11: 171–184.; Coenen D, Verschueren P, Westhovens R, Bossuyt X., Technical and diagnostic performance of 6 assays for the measurement of citrullinated protein/peptide antibodies in the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis. Clin. Chem., 2007, 53 (3): 498–504.

Applications: A labeled alpha-amino acid. A key intermediate in the urea cycle. A byproduct of the production of nitric oxide. Patients with rheumatoid arthritis have antibodies against proteins containing citrulline. Used as a biomarker of intestinal functionality.