|Preferred IUPAC name
3D model (JSmol)
|Molar mass||206.15 g·mol−1|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Homoisocitric acid is an isomer of homocitric acid in which the hydroxyl is on the 2 position. It is an intermediate in the α-aminoadipate pathway of lysine biosynthesis where it is produced by homocitrate synthase and is a substrate for homoaconitase.
- "Homoisocitric Acid". U.S. National Library of Medicine; National Center for Biotechnology Information.