Arginine is an essential amino acid found in food and plant sources, and many biological systems and is one of only 3 amino acids with basic side chains. Arginine is typically classified as a semi-essential or conditionally essential amino acid. Administered intravenously, Arginine has been shown to stimulate the secretion of human growth hormone (Cat. # 3110-01) and is frequently used in growth hormone stimulation tests. L-Arginine is a substrate of nitric oxide synthase, which is converted to citrulline and nitric oxide and is known to Induces insulin release by a nitric oxide-dependent mechanism.
MW: 174.20 g/mol
Storage/Handling: Store at room temperature.
PubChem Chemical ID: 6322
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Selection of Transformed Wheat Embryos/Calli and Recovery of Transgenic Plants by Bohorova et al. (1999)
Sample Certificate of Analysis - L-Arginine
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