About L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine

Ala-Gln is a dipeptide with a glutamine amino group joined to an alanyl residue. It has excellent stability and is readily soluble in aqueous solutions.


Glutamine supplies nutritional requirements, improves intestinal health and enhances the immune system. Glutamine is also being used in a variety of clinical studies ranging from cancer treatment, radiation and chemotherapy to treatment of shock and more. In biotechnology, L-glutamine is an essential component for mammalian cell culture medium.


L-alanyl-L-glutamine is produced under cGMP conditions. Ajinomoto does not use raw materials of animal origin in the production process.

L Alanyl

Abbreviation: Ala-Gln
CAS Number: 39537-23-0
Conforms To: Not Applicable
Chemical Name: L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine
Chemical Formula: C8H15N3O4
Molecular Weight: 217.2200
Nitrogen Content: 0.1930
Assay: 97.0 to 103.0%
Solubility: enter_solubility
Description: White crystals or crystalline powder

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