Histidine is an essential amino acid, it contains imidazole side chain. Histidine is one of 20 standard amino acids.

Nutritional Phytochemical Analytical Laboratory

Molecular Weight: 155.15

Molecular Formula: C6H9N3O2

IUPAC Name: 2-amino-3-(3H-imidazol-4-yl)propanoic acid

CAS Name: L-Histidine

CAS number: 71-00-1

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Histidine

Structural Formula

3D Structural Formula

Histidine - structural formulaGlycine 3 D structure