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Catalog No. V8261 Name Sigma Aldrich
CAS Number 60643-86-9 Website http://www.sigmaaldrich.com
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IUPAC name
4-aminohex-5-enoic acid
IUPAC Traditional name
(R,S)-4-Amino-5-hexenoic acid
(±)-4-Aminohexenoic acid


CAS Number 60643-86-9
MDL Number MFCD00274577
PubChem SID 24278202


Gene Information human ... GABBR1(2550), GABBR2(9568), GABRA1(2554), GABRA2(2555), GABRA3(2556), GABRA4(2557), GABRA5(2558), GABRA6(2559), GABRB1(2560), GABRB2(2561), GABRB3(2562)
GHS Pictograms GHS07
GHS Signal Word Warning
GHS Hazard statements H315-H319-H335
European Hazard Symbols Irritant Irritant (Xi)
Personal Protective Equipment dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves
GHS Precautionary statements P261-P305 + P351 + P338
Risk Statements 36/37/38
RTECS MP7745000
Safety Statements 26-36
German water hazard class 2


Description (English)
Biochem/physiol Actions
Irreversible GABA transaminase inhibitor. Increases intracellular concentration of GABA in nerve endings; possesses antiepileptic activity.
Other Notes
Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. V8261.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.