Lysine is an Î±-amino acid that is used in the biosynthesisof proteins. It contains an Î±-amino group, an Î±-carboxylic acid group, and aside chain lysyl, classifying it as a basic, charged, aliphatic amino acid. Itis encoded by the codons AAA and AAG.
CAS NO: 70-54-2
Molar mass: 146.19 g/mol
Structure and properties: Refractive index (n),Dielectric constant (Îµr), etc
Soluble in: Water
Classification: Amino Acid