L-(+) Lactic Acid

L_lactic_acid synonyms

L-Lactic acid; L-Lactate; (S)-Lactate; Propanoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, (S)-, homopolymer; (2S)-2-Hydroxypropanoic acid homopolymer


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Molecular Formula: C3H6O3

Natural Isotopic Abundance Mass: 90.0779400000

Mono-Isotopic Molecular Masses:

  • C12N14: 90.0316940589
  • C13N14: 93.0417585723
  • C12N15: 90.0316940589
  • C13N15: 93.0417585723

InChI string: InChI=1S/C3H6O3/c1-2(4)3(5)6/h2,4H,1H3,(H,5,6)/t2-/m0/s1

IUPAC: (2S)-2-hydroxypropanoic acid

PubChem Compound (CID): 107689
KEGG Compound ID: C00186
CAS Registry number: 26811-96-1
ChEBI: 422
PDB Compound ID: 2OP LAC

Reference data were obtained primarily from the PubChem database.

Three dimensional molecular rendering uses Jmol.

InChI string and atom numbering calculated using ALATIS (Hesam Dashti, William M. Westler, John L. Markley, Hamid R. Eghbalnia, "Unique identifiers for small molecules enable rigorous labeling of their atoms", Scientific Data 4, Article number: 170073 (2017), doi:10.1038/sdata.2017.73, https://www.nature.com/articles/sdata201773)