Product Name: DL-M-Tyrosine
Synonyms: DL-m-Tyrosine; (+/-)-2-Amino-3-(3-hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid
Molecular Formula: C9H11NO3
Molecular Weight: 181.19
CAS No.: 775-06-4
It is the precursor or intermediate of catecholamine in organism. Phenylalanine in vivo is dependent on the para hydroxylation of m-hydroxylase.
For example, L-m-tyrosine can pass through the blood-brain barrier and decarboxylate to form tyramine, which can stimulate dopamine receptor.