What are the properties of L-Leucine in supplements?

The properties of L-Leucine

Leucine supplementation has grown in popularity due to the discovery of its anabolic effects on cell signaling and protein synthesis in muscle.

Dietary leucine supplementation, either alone or as part of a therapeutic regimen, may be a good nutritional tool in the prevention and management of obesity and obesity-induced metabolic disorders.


L-Leucine - Description from NCI Thesaurus

 

L-Leucine - Description from ChemIDplus

 


The supplements containing L-Leucine


Vitabase - MaxAmino 1200Vitabase - MaxAmino 1200

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Vitabase – MaxAmino 1200 contains L-Leucine.
Amino Acids are the building blocks from which the body creates proteins. Twenty different amino acids are needed by the body to create the various proteins needed for growth and repair. Max Amino 1200 is a concentrated source of amino acids for use during periods of intense physical activity or...

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L-Leucine - References & External links

L-Leucine

TBS Ingredient ID (TBSI ID):
NameMolecular Formula:
L-Leucine
Synonyms:
Leucine, Leucin, Leucinum, (S)-2-Amino-4-Methylpentanoic Acid, L-Leucin
C6H13NO2
Classification TypeIdentifier
PubChem CID:
U.S. National Library of Medicine (PubChem)
CAS:
A proprietary registry number assigned by the Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) division of the American Chemical Society (ACS)
61-90-5
NIST:
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
ChemIDplus:
United States National Library of Medicine - TOXNET (Toxicology Data Network).

Show: L-Leucine - description from ChemIDplus
UNII:
FDA Substance Registration System - Unique Ingredient Identifier
NCI Thesaurus:
National Cancer Institute - NCI.

Show: L-Leucine - description from NCI Thesaurus
DrugBank:
The DrugBank database is a unique bioinformatics and cheminformatics resource that combines detailed drug data with comprehensive drug target information.
Wikipedia:
Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Leucine
InChI Key:
International Chemical Identifier hash (InChIKey) computed from chemical structure using the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) standard
ROHFNLRQFUQHCH-YFKPBYRVSA-N
EC Number:
A seven-digit regulatory identifier currently assigned by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) known as a European Community (EC) number
200-522-0
ChEBI:
Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) - Dictionary of molecular entities focused on "small" chemical compounds. ChEBI is part of the EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute.
KEGG:
Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes (KEGG)
ChEMBL:
An open data resource of binding, functional and ADMET bioactivity data (ChEMBL)
ECHA:
European Chemicals Agency.
DSSTox Substance ID:
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
3DMet:
3DMET is a database collecting three-dimensional structures of natural metabolites.
MeSH® ID:
Medical Subject Heading (MeSH)

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