OBO ID: CHEBI:43797
Term Name: L-propargylglycine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2S)-2-aminopent-4-ynoic acid
  • (S)-2-amino-4-pentynoic acid
  • (S)-2-propargylglycine
  • (S)-alpha-propargylglycine
  • (S)-propargylglycine
  • L-2-propynylglycine
  • L-C-propargylglycine
  • L-PROPARGYLGLYCINE
Definition: A non-proteinogenic L-alpha-amino acid that is L-alanine in which one of the methyl hydrogens has been replaced by an ethynyl group. It causes the irreversible inactivation of gamma-cystathionase (also known as cystathionine gamma-lyase) and is used as an affinity labeling reagent for gamma-cystathionase and other enzymes.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available