CAS Number: 107-97-1
EINECS No: 203-538-6
Molecular Formula: C3H7NO2
Molecular Weight: 89.094 g/mol
Synonyms: N-methylaminoacetic acid, N-methyl-glycine, N-Methylglycocoll, N-Methylglycine, Glycine, N-methyl-, Methylaminoacetic Acid, MeNHCH2CO2H, MeHNCH2CO2H, Sarcosine, N-Methylglycine, (Methylamino)acetic acid, Sarcosin, N-Methylglycin, Sarkosin
Description: 2-(Methylamino)acetic acid or sarcosine is an intermediate and byproduct in glycine synthesis and degradation. It has a role as a glycine transporter 1 inhibitor, a glycine receptor agonist, a human metabolite and its formula is C3H7NO2.