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Chemical Aminolevulinic Acid

Name Aminolevulinic Acid
CAS Type 1 Name Pentanoic acid, 5-amino-4-oxo-
Equivalent Terms 5 Aminolaevulinate | 5-Aminolaevulinate | 5 Aminolevulinate | 5-Aminolevulinate | Acid, Aminolevulinic | Acid, Delta-Aminolevulinic | Acid Hydrochloride, Aminolevulinic | Aminolevulinic Acid Hydrochloride | Delta Aminolevulinic Acid | Delta-Aminolevulinic Acid | Hydrochloride, Aminolevulinic Acid | Levulan
CAS Registry Number 106-60-5
Definition A compound produced from succinyl-CoA and GLYCINE as an intermediate in heme synthesis. It is used as a PHOTOCHEMOTHERAPY for actinic KERATOSIS.
Structure Aminolevulinic Acid
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MeSH® ID D000622
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carboxylic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Keto Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Levulinic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Aminolevulinic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Aminolevulinic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  2-amino-5-hydroxy-4-oxopentanoic acid
  4-oxo-L-norvaline
  5-aminolaevulinic acid-n-pentylester
  5-aminolevulinic acid heptyl ester
  5-aminolevulinic acid hexyl ester Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  5-aminolevulinic acid n-butyl ester
  5-chloro-4-oxo-L-norvaline
  5-diazo-4-oxonorvaline
  5-hydroxylaevulinic acid
  BF-200 ALA
  butyryloxymethyl 5-amino-4-oxopentanoate
  delta-aminolevulinic acid methyl ester Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  methyl 5-aminolevulinate Has associated diseases