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4-Aminobutyric acid
Chemical Name 4-Aminobutyric acid
CAS No. 56-12-2
Molecular Formula: C4H9NO2
Molecular Weight: 103.12
EINECS: 200-258-6
Appearance  Powder
Melting point 195 °C (dec.)(lit.)
Solubility H2O: 1 M at 20 °C, clear, colorless
Water Solubility SOLUBLE
Storage temp. Store at RT.
Density 1.2300 (estimate)



An important inhibitory neurotransmitter. The foods contain γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA) at an amount that shows immediate effect of suppressing autonomic nerve activity related to blood pressure increase. Reacts with isothiocyanates to produce thioureas which have antifungal activity.


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