The molecular formula of L-2-aminobutyric acid is C4H9NO2, the molecular weight is 103.1198, CAS number 1492-24-6, EINECS number 216-083-3. L-2-aminobutyric acid belongs to amino acid. It is a kind of white crystal or crystalline powder. At 20℃, 22.7g of l-2-aminobutyric acid can be dissolved in 100ml water.
L – 2 – aminobutyric acid can inhibit our bodies of neural information transmission, it is mainly used in chemical industry, medicine, health care products, such as lines, as pharmaceutical intermediates of chiral drugs are important chiral intermediates and synthetic drugs, such as it can be used for synthesis of antiepileptic drug left b raschig, anti-tb drugs chiral precursor of ethambutol hydrochloride, etc.