1-Pyrroline-5-carboxylic acid

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1-Pyrroline-5-carboxylic acid
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Names
IUPAC name
3,4-dihydro-2H-pyrrole-2-carboxylic acid
Identifiers
2906-39-0 N
ChEBI CHEBI:1372 YesY
ChEMBL ChEMBL1161508 YesY
ChemSpider 1159 YesY
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KEGG C04322 YesY
MeSH Delta-1-pyrroline-5-carboxylate
PubChem 1196
Properties
C5H7NO2
Molar mass 113.115 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

1-Pyrroline-5-carboxylic acid, also known as 1-pyrroline-5-carboxylate, delta-1-pyrroline-5-carboxylic acid, and P5C, is an imino acid. The stereoisomer (S)-1-pyrroline-5-carboxylate is a biosynthetic metabolite that is synthesized from proline by the enzyme pyrroline-5-carboxylate reductase and converted into the amino acid glutamate by the enzyme 1-pyrroline-5-carboxylate dehydrogenase.