Product name: L-Theanine
Synonym: Theanin, Suntheanine, N-Ethyl-L-glutamine, N5-Ethyl-L-glutamine, L-gamma-Glutamylethylamide
Catalog #: 8214004
CAS No.: 3081-61-6
Molecular Formula: C7H14N2O3
Molecular Weight: 174.20
Compound ID: 439378
Description: L-theanine is an amino acid known to be contained in green tea (Camellia sinensis) and generally considered as safe in humans. L-Theanine has been previously shown to enhance the anti-tumor activity of chemotherapeutic agents. Moreover, L-theanine has been repeatedly shown to promote cognition and mental state and may be counteracting beta-amyloid formation in murine models of Alzheimer’s disease. Last, L-theanine may exert desirable effects on body mass as well as blood pressure.
Usage: For Scientific Research Use Only, Not for Human Use.