Val-L-Ser, L-

Val-L-Ser, L-

$79.00 - 5 mg

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Synonyms
L-Valyl-L-serine, N-L-Valyl-L-serine, NSC 339921, Valylserine
CAS #
13588-94-8
Molecular Formula
C8H16N2O4
Molecular Weight
204.22
Purity
>95% by HPLC
Long Term Storage
-20°C
Solubility
Soluble in methanol or DMSO
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Application Notes

L-Val-L-Ser (valylserine) is amphoteric dipeptide comprising of valine and serine. L-Val-L-Ser is ubiquitous in Nature as one of ~400 possible dipeptides from the incomplete catabolism of proteins. While many dipeptides have demonstrated potent biological activity L-Val-L-Ser has not been extensively investigated. L-Val-L-Ser is the precursor of the cyclic diketopiperazine formed by head to tail ring closure and these metabolites play an important role in quorum sensing.

References

  • Quorum-sensing cross talk: isolation and chemical characterization of cyclic dipeptides from Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other Gram-negative bacteria. Holden M.T.G. et al. Mol Microbiol. 1999, 33, 1254.

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