Sarcosine synonyms

Glycine, N-methyl-; N-Methylaminoacetic acid; (Methylamino)ethanoic acid; Sarcosinic acid; N-Methylglycine; Sarcosin; Methylglycine; (Methylamino)acetic acid; Acetic acid, (methylamino)-; Sargosine hydrochloride


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Molecular Formula: C3H7NO2

Natural Isotopic Abundance Mass: 89.0931800000

Mono-Isotopic Molecular Masses:

  • C12N14: 89.0476784741
  • C13N14: 92.0577429875
  • C12N15: 90.0447133673
  • C13N15: 93.0547778807

InChI string: InChI=1S/C3H7NO2/c1-4-2-3(5)6/h4H,2H2,1H3,(H,5,6)

IUPAC: 2-methylaminoacetic acid

PubChem Compound (CID): 1088
KEGG Compound ID: C00213
CAS Registry number: 107-97-1 4316-73-8 637-96-7
ChEBI: 15611
EINECS: 203-538-6
Beilstein Handbook Reference: 4-04-00-02363
PDB Compound ID: MGY SAR

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,