|Systematic IUPAC name
N-[N-[3-(3-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)propyl]-α-L-aspartyl]-L-phenylalanine 1-methyl ester
3D model (JSmol)
|E number||E969 (glazing agents, ...)|
|Molar mass||458.51 g·mol−1|
|Appearance||white to yellow powder|
|Melting point||99.3–101.5 °C (210.7–214.7 °F; 372.4–374.6 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Advantame is a non-caloric sweetener from Japan's Ajinomoto Co. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved advantame for general use in foods and beverages except meat and poultry as a food additive. It is synthesized from isovanillin and aspartame.
- "FDA Approves New No-Calorie Sweetener". Medscape. May 21, 2014. Retrieved 22 May 2014.
- "Ajinomoto - Advantame Home". Advantame.
- Otabe, A.; Fujieda, T.; Masuyama, T.; Ubukata, K.; Lee, C. (November 2011). "Advantame – An overview of the toxicity data". Food and Chemical Toxicology. 49: S2–S7. doi:10.1016/j.fct.2011.06.046.
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