OBO ID: CHEBI:143992
Term Name: (2S)-2-amino-4-phosphonobutanoic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2S)-2-amino-4-phosphonobutanoic acid
  • (2S)-2-amino-4-phosphonobutyric acid
  • (S)-2-amino-4-phosphonobutanoic acid
  • (S)-2-amino-4-phosphonobutyric acid
  • L-(+)-2-amino-4-phosphonobutanoic acid
  • L-(+)-2-amino-4-phosphonobutyric acid
  • L-AP-4
  • L-AP4
  • L-APB
Definition: A non-proteinogenc L-alpha-amino acid that is L-alpha-aminobutyric acid in which one of the hydrogens of the terminal methyl group has been replaced by a dihydroxy(oxido)-lambda(5)-phosphanyl group. It is a potent and selective agonist for the group III metabotropic glutamate receptors (mGluR4/6/7/8).
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available