Accession Number:

AD0688379

Title:

BETA-AMINOISOBUTYRIC ACID EXCRETION IN MACACA MULATTA PRIMATES.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Jul 65-Feb 67,

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Report Date:

1969-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

Macaca mulatta primates excrete Beta-amino acid was detected and identified by means of silicic acid thin-film and paper chromatography of a dinitrophenyl derivative. The average concentration of Beta-aminoisobutyric acid in the urine of normal Macaca mulatta was 8 microgramsml. with a range of 1-20 microgramsml. The melting point and the infrared spectrum of Alpha-methyl-Beta-2,4-dinitrophenyl-aminopropanoic acid were determined. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE