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NIMH Code: G-501
Compound Name: gamma-Glutamyldopamine
Alternative Name: (2S)-2-amino-5-[2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)ethylamino]-5-oxopentanoic acid
Abbreviation: GGDA
PubChemID: 22806192
CAS: 56104-03-1
Molecular Formula: C13H18N2O5
Biological Activity: Kidney-specific prodrug of L-DOPA and dopamine
References: McCaman, M. W.; Stetzler, J.; Clark, B., J. Neurochem., 1985, 45, 1828-1835. Mizoguchi, H.; Orlowski, M.; Wilk, S.; Green, J.P., Eur. J. Pharmacol., 1979, 57, 239-245.
Comments: CAS Number and PubChem ID is for the (S)-isomer; (R)-isomer structure is shown
Last Updated 2021-02-23 03:04 PM
Structure of G-501
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