OBO ID: CHEBI:41401
Term Name: L-canaline Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2S)-2-amino-4-(aminooxy)butanoic acid
  • (2S)-2-amino-4-(aminooxy)butyric acid
  • canaline
  • L-2-amino-4-(aminooxy)butyric acid
  • O-amino-L-homoserine
Definition: A non-proteinogenic L-alpha-amino acid that is L-homoserine in which the hydroxy group at position 4 is substituted by an aminooxy group. It has been isolated from legumes and plays an essential role in lugume chemical defense against insects.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available