Product Name: DL-Pyroglutamic Acid
Synonyms: DL-2-Pyrrolidone-5-carboxylic acid;
Molecular Formula: C5H7NO3
Molecular Weight: 129.11
CAS No.: 149-87-1
5-oxoproline is an oxoproline having the oxo group placed at the 5-position. It is an intermediate metabolite in the glutathione cycle. It has a role as a human metabolite. It is a pyrrolidinemonocarboxylic acid, a member of pyrrolidin-2-ones and an oxoproline. It is a conjugate acid of a 5-oxoprolinate.