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(+)-cis-2-Aminomethylcyclopropane carboxylic acid

(+)-cis-2-Aminomethylcyclopropane carboxylic acid
Stereo, skeletal formula of (+)-cis-2-aminomethylcyclopropane carboxylic acid
(+)-CAMP molecule
Systematic IUPAC name
(1S,2R)-2-(Aminomethyl)cyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid[1]
3D model (JSmol)
Molar mass 115.132 g·mol−1
Density 1.275 g/mL
Boiling point 256.9 °C (494.4 °F; 530.0 K)
log P −0.721
Acidity (pKa) 4.157
Basicity (pKb) 9.840
Isoelectric point 7.01
Related compounds
Related cycloalkanes
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

(+)-cis-2-Aminomethylcyclopropane carboxylic acid ((+)-CAMP) is an agonist for the GABAA-rho receptor.[2][3]


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