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Aspartic acid Introduction
Aspartic acid is an α-amino acid whose chemical formula is HOOCCH2CH(NH2)COOH. The L-isomer of aspartic acid is one of the 20 protein amino acids, the building blocks of protein. Its codons are GAU and GAC. It is the same acidic amino acid as glutamic acid. Aspartic acid is ubiquitous in biosynthesis.
Aspartic acid Specification
|pH||2.5-3.5 (20 °C, 4 g/L in H2O)|
|Melting Point||269-271 °C (decomposition)|
Aspartic acid Application
It is used in the synthesis of sweeteners, used in medicine to treat heart disease, as liver function promoter, ammonia antidote, fatigue reliever and amino acid infusion component, etc.