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Testing Status of 1-Aminocyclopentane carboxylic acid M940081


CASRN: 52-52-8

Formula: C6-H11-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Cycloleucine

Known Uses

Synthetic amino acid thought to act as a valine antagonist used as biological testing material for immunosuppressive properties in mice; for amino acid transport studies

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A30725)  Completed 
    • Citation: McGregor, D.B., Reynolds, D.M., and Zeiger, E. Conditions affecting the mutagenicity of trichloroethylene in Salmonella Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 13 (1989) 197-202
    •  Negative